TITLE

Needed: A Design Revival at Retail

AUTHOR(S)
Sloan, Carole
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;12/19/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 14, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the high level of sameness of home textile products offered by various retailers in the United States. It states that sameness could be one of the reasons for the low level of sales in home textiles in 2005. It calls on home textile designers and manufacturers to re-evaluate their designs and products for the year 2006.
ACCESSION #
19201340

 

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