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The Buzz from the Summer Market at AmericasMart

The market is over; I, Sarah Stroh, am back from AmierciasMart and the chatter is chattering -- "What's new?" "What's changed?"    "What?"    To start,...

Walking the Market at AmericasMart with Sarah Stroh

For the next few days, Sarah Stroh, andDesign Editor will be looking and listening to what the market says a home needs. Is it...

Showrooms & Vignettes

Displaying a variety of product in your store is not the same as seeing product displayed during market. You can take away some great...

Texture: Words to Describe a Feeling of Touch

Texture in rugs means that somebody has been playing with yarn and the construction of the rug.  We think of texture when we see...

Walking Surfaces

Why walk the a large convention center filled will a wide variety of flooring, as Rug News Magazine and Rug News andDesign, we need...

RUGS IN THE WILD

Snapshots of rugs being used in our homes, in gardens, in public spaces and at events. Taking the ordinary and making it extraordinary because...

And The Winner Is… Prestige Mills

The Focus Group: a gathering of designers and photographers based in Los Angeles. They looked at the February 2016 Lifestyle pictures. The February theme was ECLECTIC.

You know we are in the carpet capital, Dalton Georgia, when the realtors association...

You know we are in the carpet capital, Dalton Georgia, when the realtors association is onboard. Swinging by Dalyn Rugs in the morning. #rugnewsanddesign #design #weavingthruamerica

Visual News: These Stunning Fake Moss Rugs Will Make You Think You’re in a...

From Visual News: Jake Kilroy on February 15, 2016 | Follow @FakeBookCovers Rugs are a key component of any interior decorator’s plan of attack. They tie...

Creating a Repeating Pattern

Illustrating Patterns: Creating Hand-Drawn Wallpaper An Online Skillshare Class by Julia Rothman

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Arrived at the family farm just in time for the setting sun and cocktail hour. @capelrugs outdoor rug under my feet. Keep an eye out for how many places you can go with a rug on a farm, this week. #weavingthruamerica #farm #stonehouse #decor #outdoorliving #lifestyle

Sanjhi Hand Embroidery In India

Hand embroidery in Jaipur India, showing a traditional craft related to rug making.

Social Media in Action

  Updating a website monthly or even weekly makes a static, dead website. This article from the New York Times describes images as part of a new language.