HIGH POINT – The Excessive Level Market will showcase sustainability this fall by means of a brand new immersive initiative known as “Sustainability Tales.”
This system shall be featured on the Middle Stage space, situated 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 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 will not be a development; it’s a way of life,” Hearth mentioned. “By educating others we will construct extra consciousness in our trade on what merchandise are sustainable, how they’re sustainable and the place these merchandise will 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 assist the communities they impression,” mentioned Levy. “By this Sustainability Tales program, we’re excited to have the possibility to share how we will create stunning, replenishing environments that additionally assist social and environmental well being.”
Product storyboards shall be on show in a separate space from varied 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 when it comes to sustainability inside the trade,” Carr mentioned. “I’m seeing extra corporations take an curiosity in sustainability and circularity, thanks largely to client demand.”
Along with the interactive shows, a each day programming schedule will welcome varied matter consultants to Middle 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 Middle Stage schedule shall be out there in early September. The Excessive Level Market runs Oct. 16-20.