Author Archive: Ashley Akers
Ashley Akers is Walking The Market at High Point for Rug News andDesign Magazine, bringing us live updates from the showroom floor.
From the 1880s, this antique Serapie is of 100% wool with a cotton foundation. The bright pattern really sets the stage for antiques with the vibrant reds, golds, and greens.
Circa 1900, this Persian antique is 100% wool. It’s is a beautiful one of a kind hand knotted rug in 6’4″x9’11.” C1042
This unique animal print Tibetan rug, known as “Snow Leopard” was made in Laso. KT16A.
“Molly” stood out among the rest with its vibrant color collection and simple pattern. As an indoor / outdoor rug, it will not mold or mildew and does not absorb stains. Being of recycled plastic, it is easily cleanable with a hose or sponge. Three color ways are available, but the rugs are reversible, giving [...]
Drawing inspiration from the Newport Mansion in Rhode Island, this “Newport Mansion” Collection is a compilation of several patterns and designs based off features in the mansion. The rug featured drew inspiration from the ceiling tiles and translates beautifully to the floor in this deep red.