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  • dfm1peking
    Soft woven pillows from Peking Handicraft come in a number of themes, including nautical.
  • dfm1elly
    Retailers can expect fashion accessories incorporating freshwater pearls in nontraditional strands, like these from Elly by Mad Style.
  • dfm1aboutface
    Expect giftables to become even more tongue in cheek, like this "Over the Hill" line by About Face Designs.
  • dfm1shiraleah
    Tassels continue to be trending for the coming year, from jewelry to bag adornments to shoes, such as these from Shiraleah.
  • glitterv
    Mercury glass, millennial pink and cream were all on display at Glitterville.
  • ppd
    Pet-related products are still trending, as evidenced at PPD.
  • illume
    Illume embraces millennial pink and the inclusion of bath and body to candle lines.
  • easy tiger
    Easy Tiger puts Instagram-worthy sayings on entertaining staples.
  • mariposa
    Beach-inspired accents add a coastal flair in kitchen products and tabletop designs. Whale and mermaid motifs from Mariposa.
  • mudpuppy
    Basic shapes inspired by famous architect, Frank Lloyd Wright with the My First Shapes Toddler Board Book. For the 4+ age group, encourage design and creative thinking with Constructibles. Both from Mudpuppy at the Simblist Group showroom.
  • aurora
    Sea Sparkles collection of plush mermaids were top sellers in 2016 and with new sizes, colors and designs, they are trending up into 2017. Aurora World.
  • vietri
    Get the scoop as Vietri targets a younger, modern consumer with Viva by Vietri casual entertaining dinnerware, designed to mix and match. Live simply and celebrate often with sherbet pastels and french lace patterns.
 
Here is a glimpse of trends we’ve seen so far in Atlanta for the 2017 Winter Market.
 
Posted: January 13, 2017