Category Close-Up - December 2013

Outside Interests
By Wanda Jankowski

Partying on outdoors is enhanced with these colorful, fashion-forward options from leading suppliers

Kas Rugs Design 2513 Seafoam Silhouette is from the indoor/outdoor Meridian Collection. It is also offered in mocha and saffron colorations. Kas continues to expand its indoor/outdoor relaxed living collections with Horizon machine woven, Fairfax hook and braid combinations, and other Meridian Collection introductions.
J. Queen New York The company has recently introduced indoor/outdoor pillows to its product offerings. The center pillows fully shown are Madori in teal (top) and Leaf Shower in citrus (bottom).
Feizy Rugs The Sargasso II Collection presents indoor/outdoor rugs hand-loomed with durable, eco-friendly recycled PET in a range of fun designs and color combinations.
Edie, inc. These colorful outdoor pillows feature a digitally printed tile pattern, laser medallion and Greek key designs.
Couristan From the Covington Collection, the Pegasus design is shown rendered in ivory, navy and lime. Hand-hooked in China, the rug is made with 100 percent fiber-enhanced Courtron™ polypropylene in a .25-inch pile height. It is water, mold and mildew resistant and provides durable performance in frequently used spaces inside and outside the home.
Kaleen The indoor/outdoor Matira Collection launches in January 2014. Made in China with 100 percent multiple-ply polypropylene yarn and non-skid backings, Matira rugs are made for use indoors, but are durable enough for outdoor use. They are multi-textured, fade resistant and water protected.
World Wide Fabric, Inc. The Martin Collection features prints suitable for indoor and outdoor use. Patterns include a stripe, two geometrics and a classic damask. Each design is offered in six colors.
Jellybean Jellybean® indoor/outdoor rugs are handmade in China with 100 percent polypropylene. The washable rugs feature the Jellybean patented twisted-loop hooked construction. The new designs are available in two sizes: 34 by 54 and 58 by 78 inches. Shown is the Underwater Coral & Starfish design.
Oriental Weavers The all-weather, indoor/outdoor Riviera Collection consists of machine-made rugs with clean-lined geometric patterns rendered in fresh colors and with a soft hand from looped construction.
Mina Victory By Nourison The Mina Victory By Nourison indoor/outdoor home accents are water and fade resistant. Shown are a 16-inch square cube and 20- by 20-inch square pillow, both in turquoise.
Surya Crafted in China, the Rain Collection can be used inside or outdoors. The hand-hooked, 100 percent polypropylene all-weather rugs are constructed to withstand exposure to the elements, while also providing great looks for kitchens and sunrooms. The collection includes a range of styles in varied colors. Styles shown are medium pile with a looped texture that insures no shedding.
Direct Home Textiles Group The company offers a range of designs in outdoor area rugs, including both classic and contemporary styles, like those shown, in several colorways.
Nourison The South Beach Collection features indoor/outdoor, space-dyed rugs hand-hooked in China with 100 percent polyester. They are uv-protected, mildew proof, fade resistant and cleaned by rinsing with a hose. The grouping includes designs with oversized wildflower prints and vibrant color palettes that are offered in 2-foot, 6-inch by 4-foot; 5-foot by 7-foot, 6-inch; 8-foot by 10-foot, 6-inch; and 10-foot by 13-foot sizes.
Commonwealth Home Fashions The Outdoor Décor™ Gazebo program of draperies and curtains includes solid (shown in natural) and stripe options. Outdoor Décor has also extrapolated into multiple successful programs such as Escape and Escape Stripe.
Softline Home Fashions The Indoor/Outdoor Sunbrella ready-made drapes, fabric by the bolt, decorative pillows and pouf ottomans include new designs, including various colors in solids and 4-inch stripes (custom stripes made for Softline by Sunbrella). Shown are Sunbrella Performance Ready-Made Drapes with stainless steel, anti-rust grommets in the black and natural stripe, and Sunbrella fabric pouf ottomans and decorative pillows. The pouf ottoman made with Performance Fabrics by Sunbrella is available in both cylindrical and square shapes.



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