Items to Look Out For at Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, Via Carla Benefield, Manufacturer's Representative

The time has come again for another international home furnishings market to take place! As you may remember, this past fall, in honor of High Point Market, we published a top furniture picks blog, in conjunction with our client, Carla Benefield. Carla is a manufacturer's representative with over 20 years of experience in the home furnishings industry. This week, Carla will be attending another home furnishings show...The Atlanta International Gift & Home Furnishings Market, and we've decided to again, share the 'best of' this trade show with you. Browse our home furnishings suggestions and feel free to contact Carla with purchase inquiries or to see other home furnishings options. Additionally, follow Carla on Instagram and 'like' her on Facebook for a daily dose of home design inspiration!

*all featured images have been retrieved from the websites of the item's manufacturer*

Comfort Items


Shown is the Demi Collection Throw [shown in 0009 Blue/Multi] by Loloi Rugs.

You can never have too many throws! This beautiful throw, woven in India, will not only look great on a bed or sofa, but it's soft and comfortable too.

Accent Pillows

Shown is the Portia Hand-Painted Motif Pillow by Eastern Accents.

This gorgeous hand-painted accent pillow is a great addition to any room. Accent pillows are perfect on neutral colored furniture or bedding. They provide vibrant color, but are not too overwhelming.


Shown is the Folklore Collection in Ivory/Prism by Loloi Rugs.

Rugs add warmth and comfort to your home. This high quality, hand women rug from Loloi Rugs will contribute to the aesthetic of your room while also providing comfort to your feet.



Shown is the Grena Stool Rectangle Nickel W/ Cowskin Gray, by Light & Living.

Benches are a nice alternative to more traditional seating. This stool will double as both a seating option and a rustic looking visual in your home.


Shown is the Caserta Chair by Beverly Furniture.

If you like to entertain, you should always have an abundance of chairs! This chair is simple but has a modern flair. The neutral color allows it to fit in and match other furniture as well.


Shown is the Chester Etagera by Cyan Design.

Storage pieces don't have to be limited to big, plastic containers. Make your shelving units part of your home design. This artistic standing shelving unit is visually pleasing, and useful!

Home Accessories

Candle Holders

Shown are the Ceres Candle Holders by Cyan Design.

These simple but unique candle holders will add warmth and comfort to your home. Candle holders are the perfect addition to your home this winter.

Curtain Panels

Shown is the Rayland Curtain Panel by Eastern Accents.

High quality curtain panels provide privacy, keep unwanted sunlight out, and act as a statement piece in any room. This particular curtain panel by Eastern Accents consists of a simple, neutral colored pattern that would match almost any color scheme.


Shown is the Root Table Lamp by Light & Living.

Lighting is something that you can't go without in a home. But, why not dress it up a bit? This table lamp brings hints of nature into your home, all while providing something that you need.

Like what you see? Want to add one of these items to your home? Carla Benefield is your go-to manufacturer's representative. Contact her to see more home furnishings options!