Walking the Market

Chilewich – From Place Mats to Floor Covering at ICFF 2017

Used to seeing Chilewich place mats as part of table top settings, it was instructive to see how a strong backing turns a place...

Rug News Retail

Sari Silk Rugs: an interview with Sam Presnell

Sam Presnell of the Rug Gallery in Cincinnati discusses what Sari silk rugs are and how you can display these beautiful masterpieces in your...

Showrooms & Vignettes

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Evolution of Flat Woven Rugs

The newest, hottest rug trend is flat wovens that actually lie flat. Your great-grandmother called them rag rugs. Today we call them recycled rugs....


Designers’ Notebooks: Tracy A. Davis, Urban Dwellings, Portland, Me

Tracy A. Davis is the founder and leader of Urban Dwellings a Portland ME based Interior Architectural Practice. Tracy has been recognized nationally for...

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Buying Reproductions of Original Fine Rugs, Part 2

Joe Aziz on the importance of reproduction of antique carpets from 1975 until today.


byREVEAL XRC Labs Presentation

At XRC Labs' 2nd cohort presentations, an amazingly simple idea for a pop-up kiosk yielded, in test markets of one month, $6,000 per square...

To The Trade

The Initiative to Educate Afghan Women

Roz Rustigian is still the chair of "The Initiative To Educate Afghan Women" and the board and supporters continue their efforts to provide a...

Video: Teppich-Samimi, Berlin, Germany

During a recent visit to Berlin, Rug News andDesign spoke with Arwin Samimi, owner of Teppich-Samimi, a rug store on Bismarckstra├če in Charlottenburg.

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