Furniture & Accessories World, Issue: Nov - Dec, 2011

Cover Story : The furniture industry in India is on a fast track to reach the top. Recently, concluded India International Furniture Fair was another beacon in the bait. We present our conversation with Indian industry stalwarts Kalhan Mattoo and Premnath and AHEC Consultant, Chriswell Davis focussing the scenario in the country.

Feature: Janette Ewen, the celebrity décor and lifestyle expert shares her view of the Canadian furniture industry and talks about her status as the celebrity designer.

Special Feature: We talked to Beau McClellan, lighting designer about his career and preferences after he displayed his signature collection in Dubai.

Market Insight: Paula Al Chami, Event Director at INDEX discusses the issues relevant to the fair and the industry.


Designers’ Desk: Marc Newson’s name is a standard for upcoming generations; we present a communication with him, where he talks about design and his career.

Show Highlight: Read in this edition, highlights of the upcoming fairs Ambiente, imm cologne, CASA/TexBo and interiors UK.

Show Review:  Get a report of the industry fairs such as India International Furniture Fair, SUN Rimini and isaloni Moscow in the show review section.

Hot Products: In this issue get intimated about latest designs including the likes of Set lamp, Cóm-oda, Salon armchair, Kangoo Chair, Quarry, 2450 White/Clear, Hexalights, Glacier, Mermaid and Queen.

Industry News:  Get to know about the recent happenings from the all sectors of the industry in our industry news section. In this issue, we report on New Design Britain Awards, FIRA, The Sleep Event, Interzum Moscow, London Design Festival, The Furniture Makers Sustainability Award, Sage Awards and Qbique. Besides, read ITTO report on the industry.

Calendar of Events: This is a compilation of industry events from November 2011 to April 2012.