Anticipation is building with COVER Connect New York opening in less than two week’s time! The boutique show for leading high-end rug brands, is back in Manhattan at a larger venue for 2022, offering an even greater variety of handmade rugs to discerning retailers and professionals. The select group of leading companies has been curated to offer buyers an expansive range of the best rugs available. Take a look at the COVER Connect New York Guide to plan your visit and get familiar with the twenty-two fabulous exhibitors.
We look forward to seeing you in New York!
— A Boutique Experience — Attention to Detail—
‘COVER Connect New York is the most exciting boutique rug event in the United States and we look forward to taking part this year. In addition to a selectively curated inventory of one-of-a-kind pieces and our own signature designs, we also specialise in bespoke custom creations.’Creative Touch
Creative Touch is a boutique-style area rug manufacturer and wholesaler located just outside NYC. The brand offers one-off pieces, in-house designs and custom solutions. Its popular Bosphorus collection, which will be showing at CCNY, combines long pile, geometric forms and subtle neutrals.
— Custom Perfection — Exceptional Constructions —
‘We look forward to introducing our collections to CCNY visitors and making them aware of our original and distinctive products. If you are currently engaged in custom projects, or if you would like to begin working with an experienced source, we welcome your partnership. As a result of a long-standing alliance with factories who specialise in custom rugs, we have developed the ability to produce exceptional constructions.’Harcourt Collection
Harcourt Collection’s extensive broadloom and custom rug programs offer a unique variety of textures, weaves, designs, and colour palettes. The Black Label Rug Program helps carpet showrooms and their design minded clientele to enter the field of custom rugs and to explore imaginative and personalised designs, tastes and needs with exceptional constructions.
— The Perfect Rug — Sustainable Design—
‘COVER Connect is a glorious return to the more intimate type of show we enjoyed in our formative years. Our like-minded creative industry colleagues help keep the energy flowing, and it’s a great moment in the year to come together, extending out reach to design world with our latest and greatest creations.’Lapchi
Lapchi rugs employ patterns derived from centuries of art, design and culture to create handwoven works of enduring beauty. It uses sustainable processes which respect the materials and honour the lives of the people who make them. Lapchi was one of the pioneering rug companies to stabilise rug production in Nepal in the early 2000s, by creating the infrastructure for predictable results with custom colours and sizes, as well as establishing a more consistent quality across production.
— Reimagining heritage — Storytelling in rugs —
‘Rugs are now being used as a canvas for expressing various opinions and as an instrument for various voices. High-end contemporary rugs are being designed using layering where elements from various different genres and movements can come together to convey a beautiful original piece of art. Our collection Impasto is an ode to this tradition of layering one genre onto another.’Tissage
Tissage has dedicated four generations to the craft of rug making and it continues to evolve its direction and branding story. Tissage has always had a sophisticated, elevated aesthetic and that style will remain a core part of the company’s ethos as it takes its legacy into the next chapter. At COVER Connect Tissage will be showing of the Impasto collection as well as many other new designs.