Friday August 9th, 2013 - 10:28AM
UBIFRANCE, the French Trade Office, will feature 18 exhibitors, among which 10 will be new, at the NY NOW (formerly New York International Gift Fair) later this month.
On display will be home and gift trends from France as well as 12 French artisans that will be featuring handmade products.
For kitchenwares, new exhibitor Cookut will be showing innovative and ecological kitchenware in brightly colored and contemporary designs, the company stated. Cristal de Paris will feature engraved table and decorative crystal ware and Bibol will show a fair trade, colored Vietnamese ecological bowls that are made without solvents or volatile organic components, the company said.
For cutlery, Alain Saint-Joanis will feature dishwasher safe flatware and cutlery in silver, gold, steel and wood. Dozorme will feature colorful cutlery and Opinel will display its colorful folding knives. Laguiole en Aubrac will also feature its line of traditionally crafted knives with handles made of natural materials, the company noted.