Published at Wednesday, June 13th 2018, 21:43:49 PM by Jeraldo Sanz. Coffee Tables. Aah, the esteemed Saarinen table. Beautiful, sleek and versatile, but at nearly $3,000, it`s quite the investment. Though $500+ isn`t a bargain-basement price either, Lippa`s version of the classic design is certainly more attainable and just as attractive.
Published at Wednesday, June 13th 2018, 21:39:22 PM by Jeraldo Sanz. bookcases. We`ve organized our bookshelf by color for some time here at Dwell. And to be fair, it looks great. As visitors pass the design wall, the current issue of the magazine tacked up in its unbound state, they`re met with a rack of chromatic harmony. Hell, we even put a picture of the shelf in the March 08 issue of the magazine.
Published at Thursday, June 14th 2018, 20:41:37 PM by Riordan Lynch. area rugs. MITCHELL TURNBOUGH. When choosing an area rug, rich color and a good hand that feels nice under foot (barefoot) are essential. When determining the size, I personally prefer that all of the furniture sit entirely on or entirely off the rug —never half on or half off. Spend what you can afford.
Published at Sunday, May 13th 2018, 11:15:47 AM. area rugs By Jeraldo Sanz. TIMOTHY CORRIGAN. Unlike most American designers who start with a rug and build the room up from there I like to take a more European approach in which the rug is just a part of the overall design; I hate it when all of the room‘s colors look correspond to the colors of the rug…that looks a little too studied or "decorated" to me.
Published at Saturday, May 12th 2018, 18:48:40 PM. area rugs By Jeraldo Sanz. RODERICK SHADE. Depends on the usage. An area rug for a single female client is very different from that for a family with 5 kids 2 dogs and a cat. I always seek out area rugs that are durable and beautiful. Durability and cleanability are two factors that are always important to me.
Published at Saturday, May 12th 2018, 08:57:37 AM. area rugs By Senon Diaz. I do not know what a standard rug really means. I know of antique rugs that are 8 by 10 and cost $250,000. A good contemporary rug should probably cost $10 to 15,000, unless it is a normal rug in which case $5,000 should do it, I must say that I am not quite sure.
Published at Friday, May 11th 2018, 19:59:01 PM. area rugs By Alair Moreau. While allowing my imagination to wander before choosing a carpet for my studio, I considered the most beautiful carpet I have ever seen (the carpet on the chapel balcony at Fontainebleau - Savonnerie(?) and inquired about the cost of such a carpet). Reality, of course, set in.
Published at Monday, April 30th 2018, 19:04:11 PM. area rugs By Alair Moreau. The tombs of Egypt and Mesopotamia have given us evidence that shows flat weaving was used and even pile rugs have been dated back to 2,000 BCE in Asia and the Middle East.
Published at Saturday, April 28th 2018, 17:34:08 PM. area rugs By Ronson Thomson. I like it when a room looks as if it has evolved over time. I buy almost all of our antique carpets at auction because the mark-up at most rug dealers is really high!
Published at Friday, April 27th 2018, 21:30:28 PM. area rugs By Ronson Thomson. Always look for the knot count on a rug. Observe how closely it is woven and look for signs of repairs. A good repair does not affect the value, but a bad repair ruins a rug. When choosing your rug size make sure your furniture fits onto the rug.