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Evon McAngus, ASID & IIDA, W Columbia SC Westend Interiors, division of Evon Kirkland Interiors, January 2015

| January 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Evon McAngus, ASID & IIDA, W Columbia SC Westend Interiors, division of Evon Kirkland Interiors, January 2015

Do you have a favorite source for your rugs? We like working with Surya, because they have a wide variety of styles and colors of rugs. They have great flatweave rugs that work for kids’ rooms and outdoor areas, because they are inexpensive and durable. We also like Saddlemans for their unique hair-on-hide rugs and […]

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Susan Victor, Nandina Home & Design, Aiken SC & Atlanta, GA, January 2015

| January 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Susan Victor, Nandina Home & Design, Aiken SC & Atlanta, GA, January 2015

What markets and design centers do you attend regularly? We attend every High Point & Atlanta market, and sometimes make it to New York. As we have a store in Atlanta and it is not too long a drive from Aiken, we go to ADAC fairly often. Do you have a favorite style or fiber for your rugs? As designers, our goal […]

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Roger F. Zwickel, ASID, R Design Studio Inc, Miami Beach FL, December 2014

| December 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
Roger F. Zwickel, ASID, R Design Studio Inc, Miami Beach FL, December 2014

Do you have a favorite source? We have several favorite sources. They all offer beautiful products in an endless array of options: Carpet Boutique, Bay Harbor Rug Gallery, Rugs By Zhaleh, and retailers, such as Anima Domus, Addison House, Scan Design, and Artefacto are some of our favorites. What is the most important feature to you […]

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Bonnie S. Muxo, ASID Design Momentum, Weston FL, December 2014

| December 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
Bonnie S. Muxo, ASID Design Momentum, Weston FL, December 2014

What markets or design centers do you attend? In South Florida, the Design Center of the Americas (DCOTA) and Miromar Design Center in Naples, Florida, provide a great local resource for custom and quality flooring showrooms. High Point and NEOCON are two markets that are comprehensive and invaluable to designers and specifiers. Do you have […]

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Cathleen Williams, Allied ASID, House Candy, Houston TX, November 2014

| November 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
Cathleen Williams, Allied ASID, House Candy, Houston TX, November 2014

What markets or design centers do you attend regularly? I visit The Decorative Center and the Houston Design Center, here in Houston. I also have attended High Point and Las Vegas. Do you have a favorite source for buying your rugs? I have a couple. I love Surya and Company C. Do you shop online […]

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Carol Maryott, ASID Maryott Custom Interiors, Houston TX, November 2014

| November 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
Carol Maryott, ASID Maryott Custom Interiors, Houston TX, November 2014

What markets or design centers do you attend regularly? I shop locally, primarily, so I go to the Decorative Center Houston and the Houston Design Center. For me, they have everything that I need. Do you have a favorite source for buying your rugs? My two favorite places are River Oaks Rugs and Rubin’s Custom […]

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Deborah Steinmetz, FASID New Orleans, LA, October 2014

| October 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
Deborah Steinmetz, FASID New Orleans, LA, October 2014

What markets do you attend? I like to go to NeoCon in Chicago in the summer and NeoCon East in Baltimore in the fall. As I do a lot of commercial work, I will sometimes attend a Floor Coverings show. Do you have a favorite source for buying your rugs? It depends on the nature […]

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Stephanie L. Adler, AIA, ASID Adler Design Build, New Orleans, LA, October 2014

| October 6, 2014 | 0 Comments
Stephanie L. Adler, AIA, ASID Adler Design Build, New Orleans, LA, October 2014

What markets do you attend? I have gone to the Dallas Market but try to go to NeoCon in Chicago at least every other year. It is my favorite market to attend. I have always meant to get to High Point, but so far have not made it there. Do you have a favorite source […]

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Rita St. Clair, FASID, Rita St. Clair Associates, Baltimore, MD, September 2014

| September 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
Rita St. Clair, FASID, Rita St. Clair Associates, Baltimore, MD, September 2014

Do you have a particular favorite style? I have no particular preference to style. To me the design style of the room often precludes the so-called style of the rug.  I am very partial to area rugs. Unlike wall-to-wall carpeting, they serve as a design tool that defines a seating area.  It can become its […]

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Henry P. Johnson, Allied ASID Johnson/Berman, Baltimore, MD, September 2014

| September 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
Henry P. Johnson, Allied ASID Johnson/Berman, Baltimore, MD, September 2014

Do you have a favorite source for rugs? I have 40 years in the design industry. Stark Carpet is a company I highly respect. They have a good team and help me to save time and energy.  Their service can’t be beat.  They stand behind their product, which is so important, they work hard and […]

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