Made complete with a host of AmericasMart*Atlanta services and facilities, the market will feature a vast collection of handmade, power-loomed and antique rugs in virtually every conceivable style and price point.
In addition, Architectural Digest and AmericasMart will co-host America's Magnificent Carpet Awards, which recognizes and celebrates excellence and achievement in the centuries-old art of rug making. A ceremony will be held 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., Jan. 17, while submitted rugs can be previewed Jan. 16 and 17 at the Gallery of America's Magnificent Carpets. Attendees also can sneak a peak at the gallery after the ceremony from 9 a.m. to noon on Jan. 18. For more information, telephone (800) ATL-MART or visit www.AmericasMart.com on the Internet.
What follows is a brief rundown on some of the products that will take the spotlight during the show.