Published on : Saturday, September 29, 2018
Surya has won the America’s Magnificent Carpet Award for the second consecutive year at the 2018 Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market. The Harput rug (HAP-1044) triumphed in the $200 and under machine-made category and features a traditional center medallion design with an updated, vibrant color palette.
The America’s Magnificent Carpet Awards are held annually during the winter Atlanta Gift and Home Furnishings Market in an effort to recognize the year’s elite new designs and constructions from the country’s leading rug manufacturers.
The updated traditional Harput collection comprises 72 machine made rugs the encompass the full spectrum of colors at a variety of vibrancies and designs including traditional center medallions, modern abstracts, paisley, damask, and bordered patterns. The winning Harput rug is machine made with polypropylene fibers in a high pile, center medallion design. The mesmerizing display of color has an kaleidoscope effect including varying shades of garnet, burnt orange, saffron, dark blue, teal, white, and light gray.
Satya Tiwari, president of Surya, says, “We could not be more excited to accept this award for a second year. The Harput collection had a phenomenal year in sales as well as media buzz, which is a testament to our product development team’s ability to identify the styles and trends that will be successful for Surya and, more importantly, our customers. This also emphasizes the importance of providing high quality at an affordable price point, which is exactly what the Harput collection represents. Thank you to the judges and AmericasMart. Our team will carry the momentum of this win through the rest of 2018.”