Midwest-CBK Debuts 3,300+ New Home Decor, Holiday and Gift Designs
Midwest-CBK, LLC, national designer and manufacturer of seasonal and everyday gifts, home and outdoor décor, introduces more than 3,300 new home décor, holiday and gift designs from CBK, Midwest Seasons and G! brands during 2016 winter markets, including Atlanta, Dallas and Las Vegas.
Midwest-CBK will also debut a new CBK showroom in Atlanta, located in AmericasMart Building 2, Suite 1518. The grand opening and ribbon cutting will be on Thursday, Jan. 14 at 1:30 p.m., and is open to all attending the market.
“We’re excited to share our outstanding new designs and collections with our customers, focusing on top-selling formats that help drive retailers’ sales combined with the fresh, innovative style we’re known and trusted for as leaders in the industry,” says Keith Schneider, president of Midwest-CBK. “Our Atlanta showroom is a destination for our customers, and we’re also looking forward to welcoming retailers to our new CBK location in the home décor building.”
Midwest Seasons debuts 2,264 new holiday, Halloween and fall gifts and décor in 36 collections. Styles range from classic and traditional to novel, nostalgic and vintage to artisan and handcrafted, and rustic and naturalistic to contemporary and modern. Key design elements include LED lighting, light and motion, mixed materials, distressed textures, laser cut details, vintage inspired with a modern twist, metallic finishes, embellished details, typography and text, and watercolor finishes.
Lighted products play an especially important role during this launch, with a dramatic increase in lighted designs throughout all collections as well as in perennially popular lighted themes such as Wonderlights, Mini Shimmers, Lights in the Night, Illuminations and Holiday Shines. Specialty Ornaments and Seasons Trimmings collections also feature a significant increase in new ornament designs.
Notable new collections include Warm Wishes cozy country style featuring LED-lit wall décor; Christmas Craft wood-turned and laser cut lighted village scenes, wall décor, trees and more; Classic Christmas elegant, classic and dressy designs perfect for the hearth and tree; back by popular demand, Snowman Reunion reunites Midwest’s best-selling snowmen characters from years past; Father Frost embellished, vintage looks highlight the beauty and romance of the season; Winter Wonderful elegant, dressy designs in popular metallic gold, silver and champagne for Christmas and New Year’s as well as weddings and special occasions; and Cozy Comfort hand-crafted felted wool figures, ornaments, tree sets and more.
G! debuts 500 new designs in 12 new everyday, coastal, holiday, Halloween and Thanksgiving collections. Wild Thing features a safari of bold, brightly colored leopard, zebra, giraffe and elephant silhouettes against a background of animal prints applied to popular formats for the home, on the go and at the office. Oh So Sassy features cheeky sayings in a flirty, fashionable palette of black, white and bright pink perfect for fun-loving girlfriends. Let It Grow garden collection includes watering spikes, solar lanterns, LED light up décor, glow in the dark hangers, wind chimes and pinwheels.
New coastal collections include Washed Ashore, Whale’s Tale, Coral Reef and Indigo Sea, with designs ranging from home décor to new formats including beach cover-ups, hats and wraps. Holiday collections include Santa Stop Here and Get Cozy fun, whimsical décor and gifts, and Seas and Greetings and Deck the Palms for a beachy take on Christmas where palm trees replace traditional Christmas trees. Trick or Treat features humorous sayings and icons, Happy Harvest celebrates the best things of the season – apples, pumpkins, leaves, etc., and Gobble Til You Wobble shares a lighthearted collection of whimsical plump turkeys and fun sayings in serveware, kitchenware, drinkware, décor, gift bags and more.
The new collections from Midwest-CBK will debut during the winter 2016 markets in showrooms across the country, including AmericasMart Atlanta (Midwest Seasons and G! – Building 1, Suite 16A7; CBK – Building 2, Suite 1518), Dallas World Trade Center (Suites 407 & 409) and Las Vegas World Market Center (Building C, Suite 999).
For more information, visit www.mwcbk.com or www.gforgifts.com.