2019 Dallas Summer Look Book

It is officially show season and we are so excited about seeing everyone at the Dallas, Atlanta, and Las Vegas Markets this summer.

We are proud to showcase our 2019 Summer Looks Books, highlighting trends in the Home & Gift industry and featuring new arrivals and best sellers from each of our showrooms.

2019 Trends

Color, Color, Color: Color influences 50% – 85% of product purchasing decisions. Pretty in Peche, Ellington Blue, Harvest Gold, Sage Advice, and Parchment are color stories we think you should be obsessed with this year and some of our favorite coordinating products too!

 

Welcome to the Jungle: Take a walk on the wild side! This theme is filled with insects, foliage, wild animal inspired products; it has much more to offer than just the bare necessities!

 

Beautiful Boho & Tranquil Tribal: You don’t need to be a spiritual and Gilded Gold seeker or hippie to opt for the beautiful boho and tranquil tribal theme. The simplicity of style and the natural, lively look conveys have made it quite easy to fall in love with. This theme is tranquil, warm, and oh so cozy!

 

Into the Woods: This theme stems from a love of the outdoors. Influenced by natural features and forest animals Into the Woods embodies the notion of cabin living.

 

Nods to Nature: Wood instantly gives warmth to a room, whether it is a piece of furniture, a floor, or home décor piece. Our Nods to Nature theme focuses on product that highlights natural materials. These products are made of wood, natural materials, terracotta, include indoor plants, or plant patterns.

 

Modern Farmhouse: A mix of modern and rustic, this theme is perfect for those who like their southern style polished. I n a Modern Farmhouse, you will find natural or reclaimed materials and an emphasis on simplicity/clean design. A hint of nostalgic charm, blended with a modern touch!

 

Style & Sustainability: Proud to be sustainable. Customers want goods that can be luxurious as well as sustainable and expect companies to have a purpose beyond selling their products. Sustainable products are not just good for business, they are good for the environment, and improves the quality of life for everyone!

 

Brands that give Back: Giving back is not just a tr end we see during holidays; it is tr end we see woven into company culture. When you purchase one of these featured gifts, you are also helping improve livelihoods in under served areas, save an animal, and many more charitable initiatives.

Enjoy our Dallas Look Book!

 

Outdoor Entertaining Trends for 2019

Outdoor living continues to grow in 2019! Homeowners dream of setting up enjoyable spaces outside to maximize perfect summer days. In fact, 21% of Americans plan to purchase casual dinnerware for outdoor use in the next year.

This summer set the devices down and create memories with friends and family. Whether you are into barbecuing, relaxing, or entertaining, setting up and enjoyable outdoor space will help you make the most out of summer!

Here are five outdoor entertaining trends we love for 2019:

1. Natural Neutrals
This year’s outdoor fabrics feature neutral tones from white to dark grey. Simple stripes, Aztec patters, and textured details add depth to this trend. From fabrics to dining, neutral colors are a big trend for 2019.

Shop this look: 1. Fibrestone Malibu Cylinder Pots 2. White VIDA Havana rectangle tray 3. Ivory Veranda Melamine Dinner Plates

2. Tropical Takeaway
Think flamingos, large palms, and anything that reminds you of a tropical vacation. Bright colors are the forefront of this trend – which means your space will be energizing and fun.

Shop this look: 1. Nested Leaf Trays 2.Flamingos Pillow 3. Palm Tree

3. Mix & Match Musts
Neutral colors may be trending, but patterns are as bold as ever! Mix & match your favorite prints for a look that is playful and chick. Think boho – where textures and patterns are brought together without too much care of whether they actually “go together”. Don’t forget to add swing chair or a hammock to complete this look!

Shop this look: 1. Barclay Butera Mykonos Vase 2. Indoor/Outdoor Pillow 3. Cotton Canvas Hammock Chair

4. Light up the Night
When the sun goes down, outdoor lights come into their own. Unique lighting trends have found their way to outdoor living spaces in 2019. Combine unique designs, energy-saving technology, and fun materials to create the perfect mood lighting.

Shop this look: 1. Antique Bronze Vintage Lantern LED String Lights 2. Metal Solar Rustic Lantern 3. Multi Noida Lanterns

5. Sensible Sustainability
Homeowners continue to prioritize green living. Water features are growing in popularity to add tranquil elements to outdoor spaces, masking unwanted sounds. We’ve also seen an increase interest in gardening to grow one own’s food. Check out fun planters for a unique way to fruits and vegetables to your outdoor oasis.

Shop this look: 1. Hairpin Nested Bins 2. Ceramic Etched Planter 3. Tiered Shell Fountain

Now is the perfect time to plan updates to your outdoor living areas! As the seasons turn, you will be ready to enjoy your outdoor living space to the fullest!