Decorating with Hand Knotted Persian rugs

Decorating With Hand Knotted Persian Rugs

If you are planning on decorating your home with hand knotted Persian rugs, you must take time to understand the difference between a hand-knotted Persian rug and an Oriental rug. Novices often use these terms interchangeably, but a Persian rug expert knows there is a huge difference between the two. What Is The Difference Between […]

How Hand Knotted Oriental Rugs Are Priced

How Hand Knotted Oriental Rugs Are Priced

When you are looking at hand knotted Oriental rugs, your first thought may be that they are priced quite highly. Considering price does play a major role in your decision to purchase a rug, it is necessary to understand how Oriental rugs are priced so that you can determine whether or not it is worth the […]

handmade persian rugs vs machine made rugs

Handmade Persian Rugs Vs. Machine Made Rugs

There’s nothing better than a good-looking rug when you want to add more oomph and style to your home. However, what most people find challenging is deciding whether they should choose a handmade Persian rug or a machine-made rug. Handmade rugs are more expensive so the question for many prospective buyers is, is it worth […]

Buying A Silk Rug?

Buying A Silk Rug?

With their intricate designs, tight weave, vivid colors and lovely lush feel, silk rugs are true works of art. In fact, most people who buy these fabulous creations use them to adorn their walls rather than their floors. Here are a few things you should know if you are considering buying a silk rug. Features […]

Kashan Rug Guide

Kashan Rug Guide

Kashan rugs are high quality Persian rugs that are named after the town in which they are manufactured. Situated in central Iran, Kashan is one of the oldest towns in the country. It lies nestled between mountains on its west and the Dasht-e-Kavir desert to the east. Kashan rugs are known for their exquisite beauty […]

The Rug Buying Guide

The Rug Buying Guide

Using Oriental rugs is a fantastic way to add to the overall look of any room and enhance the beauty of the entire space. The key to bringing your vision to life lies in choosing the right rug for the space. This rug purchase guide will help you navigate the world of Oriental rugs and […]

Mashad Runner From Astan Ghots

  Oriental runner rugs with size dimensions of 8’2″ x 30’6″are very rare but that’s only one of the many features that make this Mashad rug unique. The Makers Of Mashad Rugs The rug bears the Astan Ghots signature, which a testament to its exceptional quality. This is a reputed rug-manufacturing company that was established […]

Price vs. Quality of Oriental Rugs

Price vs. quality, What Should You Give More Importance To When Buying An Oriental Rug? Of course everybody would love to own the finest quality oriental rug but very often the high price can be a seriously limiting factor. The price of a high quality oriental rug can run into thousands of dollars and not […]

Is a Persian Rug a Good Investment?

Persian Rugs Are Investments One of the biggest differences between hand knotted Persian rugs and the machine made varieties is their investment value. You can buy a Persian rug and use it in your home and it will still retain its value after several years provided of course that it is not worn out or damaged. Machine […]

Kazak Rugs Buyer’s Guide

What does Kazak  Rugs mean? Learning all the definitions and spellings and origins of the word “kazak”, will take you on an interesting journey from Russia to Armenia to Pakistan and cover topics like politics, history and culture and rugs. This article explains “kazak” in the context of oriental rugs.  Oriental rug names are derived […]

Why Buy Oriental Rugs Online

Today, we buy just about everything online, from low-priced pen drives and household accessories to top of the line gadgets and gourmet goods. Yet despite the overall familiarity with online shopping, some people still feel a tad uncomfortable at the thought of buying certain items such as oriental rugs over the internet. The reasons for […]