Published at Thursday, February 22nd 2018, 07:46:40 AM by Gaetane Marchetti. area rugs. KARIN BLAKE. My rooms are architectural and spare so I prefer to use antique area rugs as accents. I don‘t like to waste them under beds or couches. People should expect to spend $5,000 and up for an antique rug.
Published at Tuesday, June 05th 2018, 21:15:04 PM. area rugs By Riordan Lynch. The rug, a beautiful and richly designed piece, is believed to have been made in Mongolia, featured a hand-knotting technique called Ghiordes that is still in use today. Even though it is argued by some historians that the first woven pile rugs were made in Mongolia, it is widely agreed that it is the Persians who perfected it.
Published at Tuesday, June 05th 2018, 13:40:25 PM. area rugs By Senon Diaz. I thought that a mix of contemporary furniture and a historic carpet would imply the ascent of man and that we are continuing to evolve. Often I use a carpet to pull in all of the color elements of an interior and its adjoining views and gardens to create a harmonious continuum. I prefer a wool/silk blend for its feel and sheen, especially if people are going to roll around or play on it.
Published at Tuesday, June 05th 2018, 13:34:59 PM. area rugs By Senon Diaz. 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 Monday, June 04th 2018, 21:08:41 PM. area rugs By Lyront Papp. Carpets also reflect history and culture (one could literally tour the globe and discover it‘s history by looking at carpets). Carpets can be art and should be purchased with one‘s budget in mind and the time line for that particular space.
Published at Wednesday, May 23rd 2018, 20:11:26 PM. Coffee Tables By Lyront Papp. Marble coffee tables aren`t exactly budget friendly, so going faux is a great option if you want to stay on the lower end of the pricing range here. Plus, Sauder`s option currently has a 4.5-star customer rating, which is pretty solid in our book.
Published at Monday, May 21st 2018, 18:10:25 PM. area rugs By Ronson Thomson. 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 Monday, May 21st 2018, 17:14:00 PM. bookcases By Ronson Thomson. Install picture lighting above your bookcase. Picture lights like the ones atop the bookshelves in Fiona Kotur`s Hong Kong home instantly make us think of grand old libraries. Use them to give simple furniture a sense of importance.