HIGH POINT – The Excessive Level Market will showcase sustainability this fall by a brand new immersive initiative referred to as “Sustainability Tales.”
This system shall be featured on the Heart 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 is just not a pattern; it’s a life-style,” Hearth mentioned. “By educating others we are able to construct extra consciousness in our trade on what merchandise are sustainable, how they’re sustainable and the place these merchandise might be discovered at Excessive Level Market.”
Hearth mentioned a wide range of program parts will encourage lively participation and engaged studying from guests.
“At CAVdesign, we’re at all times 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 affect,” mentioned Levy. “Via this Sustainability Tales program, we’re excited to have the possibility to share how we are able to create stunning, replenishing environments that additionally help social and environmental well being.”
Product storyboards shall be on show in a separate space from numerous 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 throughout 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 every day programming schedule will welcome numerous matter consultants to Heart Stage to share the array of alternatives for the house furnishings trade and provide actionable recommendation for these trying to enhance their eco-footprint.
The total Heart Stage schedule shall be out there in early September. The Excessive Level Market runs Oct. 16-20.