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Prices Realized at NOA Living Bankruptcy Sale

Leland Little Auctions sold about 2,500 lots of goods at a forced bankruptcy sale to satisfy the bankruptcy trustee for NOAA LIVING. The retail...

Augmented Reality for Home Furnishings

Last year, William Sonoma spent $112 million purchasing Outward, Inc., a tech company that would help Pottery Barn and West Elm stores visualize how...

Turkey’s Carpet Layers Bleach Rugs to Order

"Turkey’s Colorful Carpet Fields Bask in Summer Sun" is a fun article with a lots of pictures. The full article must be read in the...

Leslie Stroh’s Cryptic Comments After Atlanta,Las Vegas and NY NOW

The heart of the rug business is DESIGN. The heart of home fashions is Design.  DESIGN is supported by construction, fiber, texture and color. Greige...

Afghan War Rugs in Slotin Folk Auction – 2017

Weavers weave what they see.  Afghan War Rugs record current history. Slotin Folk Art Auction has 5 Afghan War Rugs on the 2nd day of the...

Story of Azerbaijan Carpet Museum – Celebrating 50 Years – 2017

Half-Century Anniversary of the World's First Carpet Museum Carpet Weaving in Azerbaijan Azerbaijan is a country located at the crossroads of Europe and Asia, it is...

The Hooked Rug Museum of North America – Hubbards, Nova Scotia

The Hooked Rug Museum is an increasingly large repository of the history, the art, the knowledge and yes, the enthusiasm that a dedicated group...

Keshishian Has Rare 18th Century Tapestry designed by Philippe De Hondt

Yesterday Eddy Keshishian sent us a picture of Camp Life. a rare Brussels tapestry from the third series of The Art of War, circa 1735. ...

iDE and Kalora Solving Poverty with Profit

iDE History For over 30 years, iDE has been creating businesses that work for poor yet enterprising people around the world. Using market-based solutions to solve...

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....

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Nourison January 2012 Introductions: Home and Garden

Home & Garden Add some excitement to any surrounding with these magnificent indoor/outdoor rugs. Floral, scrollwork, and animal-skin patterns in vivid colors make this a...

Rug Market America’s NEW Maison Luxe collection is very popular

A popular new collection at Rug Market America is classic and chic! Made from banana silk and wool, hand spun in India. www.therugmarket.com