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07
Nov

What’s the Difference Between Turkish and Persian Rugs?

In modern day Turkey and Iran, it is fairly common to see rugs woven using either a one-knot or two-knot style. But, traditionally, it was Persian rugs (Iran) that used the single knot technique and Anatolian rugs (Turkey) that used the two-knot style. [caption id="attachment_2293" align="alignleft" width="237"] Single knot style traditionally used on Persian rugs - Illustration courtesy of Dake on WikiCommons[/caption]   [caption id="attachment_2294" align="alignright" width="238"] Double knot style…

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05
Nov

Home Lovers Will Love the Festival of Rugs

If you love home decorating and home decor, you'll love the Festival of Rugs at Outrageous Rugs. You can learn all about various international rug types, get free advice and tips for decorating with rugs and see the latest rug trends, the top rug brands and how to get your house and home looking fantastic. This event will be great for homeowners, interior designers, people looking to get a head…

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03
Nov

Which Country has the Best Rugs?

Many countries have a fine tradition of rug making, but only one has the best rugs in the whole world. Is it: Iran, which produces Persian rugs? These rugs have been woven since ancient times and to this day Iran exports millions of carpets around the world every year because of the high demand for them. Rugs are one of Iran's top exports. Pakistan? These hand knotted rugs have been…

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30
Oct

Have Fun and Learn at the Festival of Rugs

Our Festival of Rugs is meant to be both fun and educational. In addition to learning about the different international rugs we have, you can learn tips about using rugs to decorate your home. We will have an interior designer on site to answer your questions and give you advice about how to use rugs in your space. We will also have free snacks and drinks and live music! So,…

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27
Oct

Festival of Rugs to Have International Flair

Our upcoming Festival of Rugs will have an international element to it. As Outrageous Rugs sells floor coverings from all over the world, it's only fitting that we showcase the various rug types and countries where they come from. At the Festival of Rugs, learn about these types of international rugs and what makes each of them unique: Oriental Rugs Turkish Rugs Persian Rugs Tibetan Silk Rugs Chinese Rugs Nepalese…

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