How To Extend The Life Of Your Oriental Rugs

Oriental rugs are generally very durable and stay looking good for several decades. This does not mean you can just leave your rug uncared for. A rug that is not maintained will begin to look worn and will lose its original beauty. Fortunately, all it takes is a little extra attention and care to extend […]

How To Achieve A Bohemian Interior With Kilim Rugs

If you love warm, inviting earth tones and gravitate toward unique decorative pieces and furnishings from all over the world, then Bohemian interiors may be the perfect style to reflect your personal aesthetic. There are several décor items you can use to create a Bohemian interior, from colorful drapes and furnishings to kitschy lamp shades, […]

What Your Oriental Rug Says About You

What Your Oriental Rug Says About You

Every Oriental rug, whether an antique that has been in the family for years or one that you recently purchased, has a story attached to it. This is especially true for hand-made, hand-knotted Oriental rugs that have been painstakingly created by skilled weavers who craft their story and experiences into the design of the rug. […]

What Are Hand-Knotted Rugs

What Are Hand-Knotted Rugs?

In this modern age of technology and machine-made convenience, it is interesting to know that there are still some age-old techniques that add value and beauty to your home. We’re talking about hand-knotted rugs. Features Of Hand-Knotted Rugs Hand-knotted rugs are made entirely by hand. Skilled weavers work at for hours on end patiently creating […]

How To Fold Your Oriental Rugs

How To Fold Your Oriental Rugs

When you own an Oriental rug, you want to spread it out on the floor where you can enjoy its exquisite beauty.  Sometimes, however, you may find yourself in a position where you have no choice but to fold it. This could be if you are moving house, shipping a rug to someone, or keeping […]

WHY YOUR HOME NEEDS A HALLWAY RUNNER

Why Your Home Needs A Hallway Runner?

Placing a rug in the smallest of bare spaces in your room can bring comfort, protection, warmth, and even a touch of whimsy, depending upon the choice of rug and the rest of the décor. One of the places in any home where a rug can make a significant impact is a hallway. Whether small […]

Oriental Rugs In The Bathroom_ Yes or No

Oriental Rugs In The Bathroom: Yes Or No?

This is admittedly a topic of much debate – can you really place an oriental rug in the bathroom? While some homeowners may love the idea, others are adamant that Oriental rugs have no place in a room where so much moisture and “damage” may occur. So should you or should you not place an […]

What Rug Material Is Right for Your Home

What Rug Material Is Right For Your Home?

There are several different factors that you need to consider when you go shopping for a rug. In addition to deciding on the right size, shape, color and pile height, you must also take into consideration the material that the rug is made of. When you are looking at an Oriental or hand-woven rug, rug […]

Rug Shedding: Is It Normal?

Congratulations on that great new wool rug you bought! It’s the perfect color, size, and pile length, and the room feels warmer the moment you step foot on the rug in your bare feet.  But wait. . . what’s that? Is that a small chunk of loose wool that you see? Is that from your […]