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 […]

Kitchen rugs_ What you need to know before buying one

Kitchen Rugs: What You Need To Know Before Buying One

One of the most fun parts of decorating and home décor shopping comes from getting to choose new colors, working with pre-existing palettes, or buying something completely different from what was there before. Whether you are decorating the kitchen in your first home, or you’ve renovated your current kitchen and are looking to add something […]

WHY RUG PILE HEIGHT MATTERS

Why Rug Pile Height Matters

When reading about rugs and carpets, you’ll often come across the term ‘rug pile’. If you are a new homeowner or first-time rug shopper and you’re not sure what the term refers to or why it matters, it is a good idea to take some time and learn about rug pile before you go out […]

Are Persian And Oriental Rugs Good Investments

Are Persian And Oriental Rugs Good Investments?

Some people may decide to buy Persian and Oriental rugs for their sheer beauty and unparalleled workmanship, while others would like to first consider their investment value first. That’s not surprising, considering these rugs can be quite expensive. If you are looking at buying Persian or Oriental rugs as an investment, you’ll be happy to […]

How To Find The Right Rug Size

How To Find The Right Rug Size

Shopping for a new Oriental rug is not only fun, but it sometimes yields unique and undiscovered treasures you weren’t expecting and can’t wait to have. But before you get your heart set on that gorgeous rug you just came across, you need to make sure it will actually fit in the room you plan […]

How To Buy An Oriental Rug

How To Buy An Oriental Rug

Now that you know what to look for when it comes to quality and you understand why some Oriental rugs are so expensive, it’s time to dig into the fun part -purchasing an Oriental rug for your home. We’ve put together a few important purchasing tips for you. Look For All-Natural Materials And Hand-Woven Work […]

why persian rugs are expensive

6 Reasons Why Persian Rugs Are Expensive

For some, a Persian rug is a family heirloom that they may have inherited over a few generations. For others, Persian rugs are a passion. Prospective collectors dream about owning their very first rug and then adding to their collection of these gorgeous creations. This is often where some would-be collectors come across their first […]

A beginners guide to buying a persian rug

A Beginner’s Guide To Buying A Persian Rug

Persian rugs are renowned for their beauty, durability, and warmth. When they are properly cared for and maintained, they can last for several years. Some of the most beautiful pieces are proudly cherished and cared for by many generations. If you have an interest in collecting these rugs for art purposes, we have some tips […]

What Makes An Oriental Rug Valuable

What Makes An Oriental Rug Valuable

Like other period pieces of furniture, Oriental rugs are valued for their colors, warmth, and for some, their history. Not all these factors are necessary to make a rug more valuable, but there are some factors which must be considered. This is especially true for inherited rugs or rugs that are available in flea markets […]

Why You Should Invest In High-Quality Oriental Rugs

Why You Should Invest In High-Quality Oriental Rugs

Much like other classic pieces of art, a high-quality Oriental rug is an investment piece that may well outlast several generations. When purchased as new pieces, some people may find their initial cost somewhat prohibitive, but what you should consider is that these are investments that pay for themselves in a few years’ time and […]

How much is your oriental rug worth

How Much Is Your Oriental Rug Worth?

Much like other treasured pieces of furniture and home décor, you can also get your Oriental rug appraised to determine its monetary value. Unless you, yourself, are an antique appraiser or work in the antique industry, appraisals are best left to the experts. It is ill-advised that you self-appraise. If you have recently purchased an […]

Why An Oriental Rug Is Perfect For An Eco-Friendly Home

Why An Oriental Rug Is Perfect For An Eco-Friendly Home

Eco-friendly decorating is more than just a passing trend. This healthy pro-environment lifestyle is here to stay. According to some of the top interior décor experts, choosing Oriental rugs is the perfect way to highlight your eco-friendly lifestyle and tasteful décor style. Here are some of the reasons why Oriental rugs are considered eco-friendly. Sustainability […]