NPD Furniture Blog

What do Boomers and Millennials have in common? -- Check these furniture trends based on their lifestyles...

Posted by Winny Rotsidis on Nov 28, 2017 1:24:15 PM

If you're a retailer or an interior designer, the current housing shortage poses an opportunity to zero in on your target customers as various market research studies indicate that this housing boom is perpetuating and is hardly slowing down in many parts of the country. Consider these lifestyle shifts in terms of their furniture styles and buying preferences as they decide to upgrade or downgrade their living spaces' square footage.

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Topics: millennials, baby boomers, generation x, interior decorating, mid-century, accent chairs, accent tables, living room decor, rustic decor, hygge, lagom, wabi sabi, bedroom, live edge tables, hollywood glam

5 Looks for Your Dining Room, inspired by 2018 Trends

Posted by Winny Rotsidis on Oct 27, 2017 9:07:46 AM

As the leaves turn from their perennial verdant hue to intense burnt caramel and florid tones, Autumn transforms into one of the most beautiful seasons of the year. It's also that time of the year bringing eventful gatherings around the dinner table with your favorite people! Since decorating could be just as important as the meals you're serving, I've decided to focus on these dining decor inspirations:

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Topics: Home, Furniture, home fashion, Dining Room, Dining Chairs, Thanksgiving, Holidays, Dinner, Celebrations, high point market

Real Leather vs. Bicast or Bonded Leather? What are the differences?

Posted by Winny Rotsidis on Sep 18, 2017 9:04:08 AM

Recently, we were in the middle of a product development meeting when the controversial topic on genuine and faux leather came up. Both materials are currently in high demand, appear stylish and are durable for household furniture. 

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Topics: Furniture, home fashion, leather, leather furniture, bicast leather, bonded leather, aniline leather, faux leather, split leather, polyurethane, PU Leather, genuine leather, real leather

First Look Preview on Furniture Trends + Style Directions for Summer 2017

Posted by Winny Rotsidis on Jul 20, 2017 11:30:16 AM

The biggest furniture and gift market in the West coast is about to begin promptly on Sunday, July 30th. With over 4000+ resources/vendors, this Market is overwhelming, but nevertheless, a must go to event if you are in the "Trade".

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Topics: Insider, Las Vegas Market, Home, Furniture, fashion, home fashion, modern glam