In the Industry - October 2013

Donny & Debbie Osmond Party With LDB/7W

Top suppliers, buyers and consumer press had smartphone cameras at the ready to capture images of Guests of Honor, Donny Osmond and wife Debbie, during the 12th semi-annual N.Y. Home Fashions Market V.I.P cocktail reception co-sponsored by LDB Interior Textiles and 7 West New York, and held at 7 W. 34 St. on Sept. 23, 2013. The debut of Donny Osmond Home, a new collection of home goods, in early 2014 coincides with entertainer Osmond’s 50th anniversary in show business. For more on Donny Osmond and his home collection, see p. 10 of “Exploring Life ‘After’.”

Jessica Krieder, director of marketing, 7 W New York/Merchandise Mart Properties, Inc.; Andrew Williams, owner, LDB Interior Textiles; Debbie and Donny Osmond; and Philippa Gold, publisher, LDB Interior Textiles. All photos by Dan D’Errico, except where noted.

Carla Christoff from Nishat Chunian Ltd. brought along a pillowcase adorned with a teenaged Donny for her idol to see. After the photo opp, Osmond autographed the keepsake for his fan.
Naveen Jain, chief executive officer, Clique Here; Debbie Osmond; Deb Wallace, senior vice-president of marketing, Clique Here, and Donny Osmond. Clique Here is brand manager for Donny Osmond Home.
Sheila Altenstadter, Rizzy Home and Vicki Payne, For Your Home By Vicki Payne.
David Moons and Jeff Gold from Anji Mountain with Sheila Shahriari and Stephen James from Sleepy’s.
Randy Wright, Taymor Industries and Donny Osmond.


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