First Chai Talk Event Celebrates the Power of Storytelling through the Tale of One Rug and One Million Knots
ATLANTA—April 5, 2016 — Debuting at the spring High Point market, Jaipur Living introduces “Chai Talk,” an engaging and educational new series designed to empower informed conversations around relevant industry trends and issues. Kicking off Tuesday, April 19, the first event will tell the “Tale of a Million Knots: How to Speak the Language of the Luxury Rug,” and marks the beginning of an ongoing series of events to take place throughout the year during key markets, industry events and at the Jaipur Living AmericasMart showroom, open year-round.
Tale of a Million Knots: How to Speak the Language of the Luxury Rug
Hosted by Jaipur Living’s own Sitara Menon, this intimate and dynamic discussion will show how to use the power of storytelling to empower informed conversations around high-end, hand-crafted goods. The storytelling session will include the remarkable tales behind Jaipur Living’s award-winning “Project Error” and “Chaos Theory” collections from designer Kavi… from design inception to social impact.
WHEN: Jaipur Living, High Point Market, Showplace 3300
WHERE: Tuesday, April 19, 11 AM
DETAILS: Chai will be served, and attendees are invited to enjoy lunch following the session.
“Through our Chai Talk series, we have an opportunity to connect with our customers over key topics they are interested in—such as storytelling around Artisan rugs—and arm them with the information they seek to thrive in this dynamic, fast-evolving industry,” said Asha Chaudhary, president, Jaipur Living. “We’ve seen how the remarkable stories behind these beautiful hand-knotted rugs truly resonate with our customers, so it was a natural topic to kick off our dynamic new series.”
The Chai Talk event is part of a robust event lineup hosted by Jaipur Living during High Point Market. Other events include:
Jaipur Living Launch + kate spade new york Cocktail Party
Sunday, April 17 from 5 – 7 PM; Jaipur Living Showroom – Showplace, Ste 3300
Celebrate a new chapter of “Jaipur Living” and get a first look at the brand new collection from kate spade new york home, featuring a beautifully-expanded selection of rugs, pillows and throws. Meet and greet with Jaipur Living’s creative team, enjoy special giveaways, hand-crafted cocktails and more.
Celebrating the Monochrome Home: Book Signing with Author Hilary Robertson
Monday, April 18 from 5 – 7 PM; Jaipur Living Showroom – Showplace, Ste 3300
Renowned interior stylist and author Hilary Robertson joins Jaipur Living for an exclusive meet-and-greet cocktail event and book signing of her acclaimed book, Monochrome Home. Draw inspiration from the stylish simplicity of the monochromatic home – elegant interiors in black, white, and every shade of grey in between. All proceeds from book sales will benefit The Bernice Bienenstock Furniture Library, a world-class research facility for information on furniture, interiors, architecture, textiles, finishes and construction.
The Jaipur Living showroom at Showplace 3300, High Point, will be open daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. during market. Market attendees are also invited to stop by and enjoy Jaipur’s delectable catered vegetarian lunch from 11:00 am – noon daily.
ABOUT JAIPUR LIVING
Jaipur Living Inc. is a global lifestyle brand leading the home industry with a transformative business model centered on its passion for people, product and design. A specialist in rugs and textiles, Jaipur Living is one the fastest-growing home furnishings companies in the U.S. and, together with its sister company and India’s leading rug producer, Jaipur Rugs Company Inc., distributes products to more than 40 countries worldwide.
Best known for revolutionizing the rug industry by creating an entirely new business model—working directly with artisans and uplifting their lives and communities through the Jaipur Rugs Foundation—Jaipur Living is in touch with the world of trends, while staying rooted in a deeper understanding of life and living spaces. From the beautiful, hand-crafted rugs that have made Jaipur a global name, to a fast-growing and diverse portfolio that includes pillows, poufs and throws, the Jaipur name is synonymous with lifestyle products that are as beautiful as they are meaningful. Jaipur Living is headquartered in Atlanta, GA and remains family owned under the leadership of Asha Chaudhary as president. For more information, visit www.jaipurliving.com.
SOURCE: Jaipur Living