Style Spotters drop latest High Point Market Style Report

The High Point Market Authority (HPMA) has released its High Point Market Style Report for Winter/Spring 2021 following the fall 2020 Market in October.

The 30-page report was produced by eight trend trackers, all part of the HPMA’s 2020 Style Spotters team, half of whom were able to attend the fall 2020 market in October and the other half of whom tuned in virtually.

Highlighting natural elements and acknowledging the impact of COVID-19 on home design, the Winter/Spring 2021 Style Report covers 19 key trends for the upcoming seasons. From “Unexpected Textures” to “Modern Organic Luxury” and “Natural Territory,” among others, it features 80 products from 52 exhibitors. The full report can be accessed and downloaded at this link.

Featured products can be found on the High Point Market Pinterest boards. Additional product selections spotted by the Style Spotters can also be found on Pinterest at the same link, with each Style Spotter populating their own board with a few dozen favorites.

“Our 2020 Style Spotters have proven to be extremely innovative and adaptable in navigating this year’s unique challenges,” commented Gary Inman and Shay Geyer, Style Spotters’ advisors. “Their expert selections reveal an explosion in products designed

Pine & South offers WFH furniture with design aesthetic

The Arco Desk ($1,369) from Pine & South is paired with the ID Trim task chair ($1,585) and the Swoon lounge chair ($3,059) to create a designer-inspired, contemporary, work from home space.

NEW YORK– The goal for new direct-to-consumer site Pine & South is to change the aesthetics and functionality of the at-home office by offering stylish and quality furniture.

“With the line between work and home being much more blurred than ever, we saw a major gap that existed for quality-made, design-driven home and office furniture that could be delivered directly to the consumer,” said Peter Gaslow, CEO of Pine & South.

“The products on Pine & South were carefully chosen and curated for the way we work and live now, designed to enhance and facilitate efficiency in a comfortable, flexible, multipurpose and stylish setting,” he added.

Gaslow said Pine & South is designed to provide solutions for modern day work-from-home practices by bringing together commercial and residential brands with a modern aesthetic.

Founded on the corner of Pine and South streets in New York City, the company said its new contemporary brand lives at the intersection of work and home and allows consumers to shop from a selection