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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...

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 Difference Between Used Rugs & Vintage Rugs (Podcast)

Vintage rugs have become extremely popular, but it’s important that you understand the difference between used rugs and true vintage rugs so you know...

Price, Usage, Fiber, Production, and Distribution

Knotted rugs are a bargain, but not everyone can afford them. As rugs more and more become a home accessory, Rug News andDesign has started...

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...

What Are Accent Rugs? (Podcast)

Sam Presnell from the Rug Gallery discusses what accent rugs are and how to use accent rugs in your home to get the look...

How To: Decorate with Flat-woven Rugs

Rug & Home defines what sets each of these flat-woven rugs apart, as well as how to conquer decorating with them.

How to Use Dark Carpet Colors(Podcast)

Sam Presnell from the Rug Gallery discusses how to use dark carpet colors in the home without overwhelming the space and instead defining it...

The Most Expensive or Collectible Rugs (Podcast)

Floor coverings vary widely and there’s generally something for everyone. Collectible rugs used to be quite popular, especially for true collector types, but is...

Contemporary Abstract Rugs: an interview with Sam Presnell

Contemporary abstract rugs are incredibly popular right now and can be used in a variety of ways to give your home a look and...

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Visiting a wallcovering producer whose main machine is from 1899 is not much different than visiting a hand knotted rug manufacturer. Both entail small production runs, highly skilled craftspeople, a large design studio, and constraints on design, size, and colors.

JoAnn S. Pagliero, Allied ASID JSP & Company, Leonardtown MD, October...

At what point in the project do you consider the floor covering? During the project, I consider the floor covering from the very start. I...

Portuguese Company Ferreira de Sa’s Frank Gehry-designed Rugs at ICFF

Portuguese Company Ferreira de Sa's Frank Gehry-designed Rugs at ICFF, one of four original Gehry designs. This rug is made of wool and silk.