Mallory Solomon, founder of Moroccan rug company Salam Hello, is tackling the system that’s been preventing Berber women weavers from making a fair living. BOH caught up with Solomon—a Brooklyn-based entrepreneur who’s currently stuck in Morocco—to find out more about her mission.
As the virus spreads, cities go on lockdown, and government-mandated quarantines increase, home industry events such as trade shows, business meetings and travel are put on hold—and the worst effects may be yet to come.
As French fabricator and design atelier Rinck approaches its 180th anniversary, BOH sat down with vice president Valentin Goux to talk about Félicité, the company’s first furniture collection since 1972, and why it is imperative to honor the past but keep evolving.
In its new “Material Manifesto” published in anticipation of the fair’s 50th edition next week, Heimtextil has doubled down on its effort to make sustainability top of mind in an industry that’s notable for its global impact on the environment.