TITLE

Valdese Fetes Designer Mancini

AUTHOR(S)
Sloan, Carole
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;12/4/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 44, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the launch of the Wesley Mancini by Valdese Weavers brand decorative fabrics collection in the U.S. The collection will be shown during the Showtime exhibition in High Point, North Carolina. According to Valdese president and CEO Mike Sheldon, the alliance with Mancini provided the company to create a unique brand.
ACCESSION #
23319832

 

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