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29
May

Four Worst Things That Damage Rugs

If you think buying a rug eases all of your problems, think again! Especially if you've just bought an expensive and antique rug, taking care of your new tapestry will ensure the durability of the rug. Unfortunately, we really cannot control everything in our surroundings, and accidents are bound to happen. Rugs can only take so much battering and bruising, and so you have to try and avoid the following…

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19
May

Contemporary Rug Design: Jean-Philippe Nuel Channels Street Art

Renowned French interior designer Jean-Philippe Nuel has recently released rug designs inspired by graffiti art displayed in Piscine Molitor, an old swimming pool complex that has become a haven for graffiti artists. His latest rug creations are named "Beijing", "Chennai", and "Miami". The modern design rugs are made of polyamide fabric and made use of close to 24 different colors, according to a news release. These rugs were created by…

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16
May

International Contemporary Furniture Fair on May 17-20, 2014

If you are a fan of interior design and home furnishings, then mark your calendars for the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) 2014. Now on its 26th iteration, the annual event will be held this year at Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City on May 17-20, 2014. ICFF is considered as the country's premiere convention for enthusiasts of contemporary design and makers of furniture pieces that reflect…

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13
May

Ancient Rug Styling Inspirations For Your Living Room

Living in a modern society does not make ancient rugs a thing of the past. In fact, seeing Persian or Oriental rugs splayed on a receiving area can immediately elevate the class and sophistication of the place. The elegance of ancient rugs cannot be discounted. If you want a touch of royalty inside your own living room, then you will have to consider buying an ancient rug. We have featured…

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10
May

Hand-Knotted vs. Hand-Tufted Rugs: Which Is Which?

Looking for an authentic handmade rug might be a stretch for some, because some fall into the trap of buying something fake. While it may be easy to spot a handmade rug from something made by machine, not many people are aware of the differences. If you are one of the few who can distinguish between machine-made and hand-woven, I'm giving a hat tip to you. Your next level of…

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06
May

Rug Design Inspirations For Your Bedroom

Many consider the bedroom as the most relaxing place in the house. After all, it's where we spend hours sleeping and allowing our bodies to recover from the rigors of daily life. That's why it is important to keep our bedrooms cozy and comforting. Putting a rug inside your sleeping quarters can instantly turn your stressed mood into a relaxed state. If you choose the right rug to place on…

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04
May

Rug Layering Tips To Mix and Match Your Floor Covers

If you have been collecting rugs for a long time, you probably have a lot of rugs in storage collecting dust right now. It's such a shame to keep your elegant rugs just because they have been used time and time again. However, as long as you have the right approach and a knack for creativity, you can reuse your rugs without anyone noticing it. The secret? Mix and match…

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