Final Eight Rugs Will Be Unveiled and Available for Pre-Order at Las Vegas Market in July

DALLAS – (April 18, 2016) – Feizy and its 2016 Haute Trends™ designers – Michel Boyd, Julia Buckingham, Kerrie Kelly and Jackie Von Tobel – revealed the initial designs for the Haute Trends rug collection in the Feizy showroom at High Point Market. The featured designs are being edited and finalized for a summer debut at Las Vegas Market, where the final eight rugs will be debuted and available for pre-order.

Mosaic Muse in Sapphire by Michel Smith Boyd
Mosaic Muse in Sapphire by Michel Smith Boyd

“We are excited to collaborate with these talented designers, contributing their fresh and unique styles to create another popular collection of Feizy rugs,” said Josh Eason, vice president of marketing.

Michel Smith Boyd of Michel Smith Boyd Interiors in Atlanta is an award-winning designer and in-demand panelist and speaker. Michel is a recognized trendsetter who is not afraid to make a statement. He prides himself on creating spaces that his clients not only adore, but delight in calling home.

Julia Buckingham brings her Modernique® chic sensibility to world-class residential and commercial design projects, her spectacular collections of licensed product, and her numerous high profile panels, show houses, and personal appearances around the globe. The soon-to-be author runs highly successful design studios in Chicago and Phoenix specializing in luxury interiors with her signature vintage and modern mix.

Kerrie Kelly of Kerrie Kelly Design Lab in Sacramento is creative director of an award-winning interior design firm, author and innovative product developer for multiple interior design brands, believing that “Everyone Deserves Great Design™.”

Jackie Von Tobel is based in Las Vegas. As an award-winning interior designer, product designer, author and educator, Jackie is a leading force in the home décor and design community.

Each designer’s initial Haute Trends designs are featured on the Feizy website at

In July 2015, Feizy announced the search for designers for the new Haute Trends collection. Entirely designed by fresh talent from all over the U.S., the unique concept offered interior designers a canvas to showcase their imaginative designs. In January, the final four were announced at Las Vegas Market, and they have been working on multiple designs for inclusion in the collection debut.

About Feizy Rugs
Feizy Rugs is one of the country’s largest manufacturers of fine hand-knotted, hand-tufted and power-loomed rugs, providing luxury at any price. Embracing a family tradition of four generations, Feizy Rugs brings beauty to interior designs by building on the exceptional quality standards established in 1973 by company founder and CEO John Feizy. Headquartered in Dallas, Feizy Rugs is a five-time ARTS Award winner and the first and only Oriental rug manufacturer to have been inducted into the Accessories Resource Team’s ARTS Awards Hall of Fame. For more information, please visit, follow news on Twitter and Instagram at @FeizyRugs or like us on Facebook at