HIGH POINT – The Excessive Level Market will showcase sustainability this fall by way of a brand new immersive initiative referred to as “Sustainability Tales.”
This system might be featured on the Heart Stage space, positioned subsequent to the Transportation Terminal and can introduce market attendees to the newest improvements in sustainable furnishings, supplies and design, and introduce new methods to take part on this more and more vital market.
Three featured designers together with Laurence Carr, Nancy Hearth and Jennifer Levy, who all have experience in sustainable design, will curate room vignettes made up of of sustainably-focused merchandise from Excessive Level Market exhibitors.
“Specializing in sustainability at fall market is vital as a result of sustainability just isn’t a development; it’s a way of life,” Hearth mentioned. “By educating others we are able to construct extra consciousness in our trade on what merchandise are sustainable, how they’re sustainable and the place these merchandise might be discovered at Excessive Level Market.”
Hearth mentioned quite a lot of program components will encourage lively participation and engaged studying from guests.
“At CAVdesign, we’re at all times looking out for sustainable merchandise to include into our work, in addition to checking into how the businesses we work with help the communities they affect,” mentioned Levy. “By this Sustainability Tales program, we’re excited to have the possibility to share how we are able to create stunning, replenishing environments that additionally help social and environmental well being.”
Product storyboards might be on show in a separate space from numerous Excessive Level Market exhibitors and different trade companions with an eco-focus, sharing the number of methods furnishings producers can prioritize sustainability.
“We’re at an thrilling inflection level by way of sustainability inside the trade,” Carr mentioned. “I’m seeing extra firms take an curiosity in sustainability and circularity, thanks largely to client demand.”
Along with the interactive shows, a day by day programming schedule will welcome numerous subject specialists to Heart Stage to share the array of alternatives for the house furnishings trade and supply actionable recommendation for these trying to enhance their eco-footprint.
The total Heart Stage schedule might be obtainable in early September. The Excessive Level Market runs Oct. 16-20.