Walking the Market

Mohawk Showroom at 295 Fifth a Wow for NY Home Fashions...

A before-market visit to Mohawk's showroom. There is a visual feast on the 14th floor of 295 Fifth Avenue.  Saturday morning, I was snapping pictures...

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Afghan War Rugs: The Modern Art of Central Asia – A...

his collection of war rugs dramatically demonstrates the creative nature of rug production in Afghanistan and provides a view of how rugs reflect changing times and markets

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The History of Moroccan Rugs (Podcast)

Moroccan rugs are a unique and beautiful type of rug that can add style to any room in your home. Learn more about their history in this podcast with Sam Presnell of the Rug Gallery.


The Design Museum – London

The Design Museum museum is  devoted to contemporary design in every form from architecture and fashion to graphics and decorative arts, product and industrial...

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Hear the sounds, see the movements

Many hands are involved in the making of one hand knotted rug. This video is but a glimpse into the process of rug making.


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 Bismarckstraße in Charlottenburg.