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27
Apr

Are You A Realtor? Here Are Three Rug-Related Tips You Need To Know

Homes need a rug in the same way that rugs need a home. If you are a realtor, you should know that preparing and staging a property starts with the right tools, and a rug is definitely one of them. Rugs carry with them a sense of beauty and elegance that no other piece of furniture or upholstery can bring. That is why a luxurious residence is not complete without…

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25
Apr

Century-Old Rug Recalls U.S. Help During Armenian Genocide

The Armenian Massacre of 1915 was one of the most gruesome events in world history, with its death toll approaching 1.5 million. As the world remembers the start of the tragic event exactly 100 years ago on April 24, a news report from BBC revealed how an ancient rug found in a San Diego house has its roots tied to the Armenian Genocide. Elibet Kunzler resides in a home where…

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21
Apr

Five Home Decorating Ideas For Summer

Summer is about to shine on us! Naturally, this new season should be a good time to reinvent your home style for the coming of the sunny weather. I'm sure you enjoyed decorating your home through spring, but summer should get you more pumped up to invite something new to your home, don't you think? Here are five hot ideas to style up your home during the summer months: Open…

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14
Apr

Answers to Three Most Common Questions About Rug Care

Taking care of your precious rug can be daunting at times. As soon as you buy the rug and place it in your home, it will probably take you a while before you realize that you need to clean and care for them. Otherwise, you'll end up with either a damaged rug or a filthy one. We at Outrageous Rugs want to help rug owners get the best out of…

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07
Apr

Controversial Afghan War Rugs on SMOCA Exhibit Until April 19

The Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMOCA) is currently running an exhibit of rugs woven by anonymous makers from Afghanistan. The exhibit entitled "Afghan War Rugs: The Modern Art of Central Asia" depicts major historical events on rugs made from ancient traditional means. Many of the rugs on display showcase political issues that have made a mark in world history, such as wars and the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack.…

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02
Apr

Meet the winners!

Our Pet Photo Contest was a huge success! We received lots of canine and feline photos featuring fun frolicking, plus we got a turtle pic (and it even looked like she was smiling). Let's meet our winners and see what they have to say about their pets and rugs. 1st Place: Cheryl Chaney Cheryl's cat's name is Merlin and she's had Merlin since he was just three weeks old. A…

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