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29
Apr

Famous Rugs Prominently Featured in Hollywood Films

We have been talking about rugs and carpets here in the site, and I was wondering how these fabrics have permeated other fields of interest. Many of us love movies, much like we love our rugs. Here are some other Hollywood movies where rugs and carpets have made their prominent presence felt: The Shining (1980) - Carpet in the Overlook Hotel This thrilling masterpiece by director Stanley Kubrick was based…

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26
Apr

Handmade vs. Machine-Made Rugs: Spot The Difference

You've probably been in this kind of situation: You enter an antique shop and see an exquisite tapestry. The dealer says it was handmade and brought from the land of Timbuktu (or some exotic location). You pay a hefty price on the tapestry, but discover later that a small tag sewn on the fabric says "Made by machine in Canada". Bummer. Knowing the difference between handmade and machine-made is especially…

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21
Apr

Antique Rugs Maintenance: How To Keep Their Exquisite Beauty

The magnificence and beauty of antique rugs cannot be denied. With their fine handmade embroidery and rich fibers, an antique rug can surely lift a dull and boring room into a majestic area. Unfortunately, the delicate nature of antique rugs makes them more susceptible to damage. Once an antique rug has been worn, torn, or dirtied, its grandeur may be reduced to just another rug. In other words, antique rugs…

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18
Apr

Rug Tips To Provide Illusion Of Bigger Room Space

Do you feel like your room looks smaller than you want it to be? Space limitation is a problem that many home owners face, especially if they stay in that particular room on a daily basis. While one option is to remove the clutter and other unnecessary items in the room, some people cannot do away with the objects (furniture, desks, home furnishings, appliances, or gadgets). Here's an option: why…

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15
Apr

Most Expensive Rugs Ever Sold: Prepare To Be Shocked!

Finding the perfect rug involves not only looking for the right style that fits your room, but also making sure that the price fits your budget. Rugs are available in various shapes and sizes, and also in different price ranges. If you think that piece of rug you saw at the shop was already expensive, prepare to be amazed with these rich and exquisite rugs that have been fetched at…

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10
Apr

Five Rug Colors That Define Your Mood

Did you know that the color of a room can influence your emotions? Many establishments have tried the approach of using colors to dictate the mood and disposition of their clients. For example, most spa treatment centers are adorned with green interiors to make their clients feel relaxed. The same holds true for rug colors. Choosing a particular color for your rug should be dependent not only on the style…

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05
Apr

Buying A Moroccan Rug? Some Things You Need To Know First

It's easy to fall in love with Moroccan rugs. And why not? These luxurious and exquisite fabrics can turn a dull room into an elegant venue, not to mention it can turn your frown into a smile. Do you know much about Moroccan rugs? While it's great to adorn your home with these amazing floor decors, it's also good to learn a few interesting things about Moroccan rugs. Here are…

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