Kathy Ireland Expands into Luxury Market
The collection will also include a line of fine jewelry, which will debut this June.
Kathy Ireland Worldwide has expanded its presence in the luxury market place with the launch of the Kathleen Marie New York brand at luxury retailers Neiman Marcus and Horchow.
Through its recently extended and expanded partnership with floor covering manufacturer Nourison, Kathleen Marie New York’s collection includes works of art interpreted as rug designs for interior spaces.
“We are privileged to launch Kathleen Marie New York at Neiman Marcus and Horchow,” says Kathy Ireland, chief executive officer, kiWW. “We are very grateful to Nourison, Neiman Marcus and Horchow for bringing our brand DNA and design aesthetics to this customer.”
Kathleen Marie New York will also debut fine jewelry designs this June. Designs in the Top of Bed, Crystal, and lighting categories are also in development.
"It is extremely rewarding to collaborate with Kathy and her creative team at KIWW on the Kathleen Marie New York floor covering collection," says Alex Peykar, principal, Nourison. “Kathy and KIWW’s unique ability to identify and understand their customers’ needs, is unmatched. We are excited to be a part of Kathleen Marie’s vision for the discriminating consumer and designing floor art that deserves the brand.”