Published at Tuesday, February 27th 2018, 22:54:51 PM by Gwidon Jankowski. area rugs. 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 Friday, June 08th 2018, 16:29:17 PM. area rugs By Gaetane Marchetti. ROBERT COUTURIER. I look for authenticity, as well as age in antique rug. I own about 15 of them ranging from 200 year old to a 1940 Bessarabian one. I also try to make sure they have their original colors which is quite hard since so many of them have been restored in an appalling fashion.
Published at Friday, June 08th 2018, 16:17:27 PM. area rugs By Gaetane Marchetti. Initially, area rugs – as we know them today – were used for practical and protective purposes. In cold climates, they provided warmth and a comfortable and cozy bed to sleep on. In more tropical climates, they were often used for protection, from thorns, sharp rocks and even wildlife.
Published at Thursday, June 07th 2018, 19:15:28 PM. area rugs By Trudchen Schulz. 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.
Published at Thursday, June 07th 2018, 19:12:17 PM. Coffee Tables By Mare O'Connor. 1. Start With Something Tall. Hurricane vases or candlesticks are great because when you light candles, they add sparkle and make everything festive.
Published at Thursday, June 07th 2018, 18:44:26 PM. area rugs By Trudchen Schulz. WILLIAM GEORGIS. I look for character when choosing or designing an area rug. I generally look for a rug which leaves between a 6" to 15" wood border, depending on the size of the room.
Published at Wednesday, June 06th 2018, 20:51:30 PM. bookcases By Riordan Lynch. With its tall silhouette, narrow upper window, and blank face, this house in the Auckland suburb of Waterview could almost be a utility building, were it not covered in cedar weatherboards.
Published at Tuesday, June 05th 2018, 21:15:04 PM. area rugs By Riordan Lynch. Today, the traditional craftsmanship once treasured has transformed into the lowest cost labor available, or mass-manufactured rugs for big home stores around the world. Since we’re all about helping you find quality and enduring value, here is some history and tips to help navigate you around the world of heirloom-quality rugs.