HIGH POINT – The Excessive Level Market will showcase sustainability this fall by way of a brand new immersive initiative known as “Sustainability Tales.”
This system will probably be featured on the Heart Stage space, situated subsequent to the Transportation Terminal and can introduce market attendees to the most recent improvements in sustainable furnishings, supplies and design, and introduce new methods to take part on this more and more essential 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 essential as a result of sustainability shouldn’t be a pattern; it’s a way of life,” Hearth mentioned. “By educating others we are able to construct extra consciousness in our business 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 parts will encourage lively participation and engaged studying from guests.
“At CAVdesign, we’re all the time 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 impression,” mentioned Levy. “By means of this Sustainability Tales program, we’re excited to have the possibility to share how we are able to create lovely, replenishing environments that additionally help social and environmental well being.”
Product storyboards will probably be on show in a separate space from varied Excessive Level Market exhibitors and different business companions with an eco-focus, sharing the number of methods furnishings producers can prioritize sustainability.
“We’re at an thrilling inflection level when it comes to sustainability inside the business,” Carr mentioned. “I’m seeing extra firms take an curiosity in sustainability and circularity, thanks largely to shopper demand.”
Along with the interactive shows, a day by day programming schedule will welcome varied subject consultants to Heart Stage to share the array of alternatives for the house furnishings business and provide actionable recommendation for these trying to enhance their eco-footprint.
The total Heart Stage schedule will probably be obtainable in early September. The Excessive Level Market runs Oct. 16-20.