Behind the Scenes at CLOSEUP With ICFF + WantedDesign Manhattan

05.11.21 | By
Behind the Scenes at CLOSEUP With ICFF + WantedDesign Manhattan

Mark your calendars, the second edition of CLOSEUP is fast approaching. Created by ICFF and WantedDesign Manhattan, CLOSEUP is a two-day trade event that takes on the format of a TV show as a platform for design professionals to get a behind-the-scenes experience with noteworthy manufacturers. This year’s event will be held from May 17-18, 2021 and can be viewed live or on-demand post event free of charge for trade professionals. Register here to attend!

On the agenda for CLOSEUP will be topics covering wellness, sustainability, trends and the beauty of making. Over 30 companies representing 15 countries will be participating in this year’s show. Viewers can expect to see presentations of new collections, live conversations, and Q&As with company representatives and designers. For a full schedule of events, visit CLOSEUP.


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