Published at Monday, April 30th 2018, 19:04:11 PM by Alair Moreau. area rugs. STEPHEN SHADLEY. I love to mix vintage rugs (Orientals right up through Navajos) with custom carpets designed specifically for texture and color. Blending them throughout a period or modern home updates the old and anchors the new.
Published at Wednesday, March 14th 2018, 21:02:24 PM by Gwidon Jankowski. bookcases. It`s rare to hear about a new bookstore opening anywhere these days, but the Stories Bookstore and Café, in the eclectic Los Angeles neighborhood of Echo Park, is busting the trend—and with interesting design.
Published at Thursday, March 15th 2018, 19:24:41 PM by Gaetane Marchetti. Coffee Tables.
Many victorious artists also designers sketch on the past for their inventive breakthroughs, with this principal surely extends to interior‐decor too. It‘s hard to graze through design‐magazines lacking coming across a modern‐space that absorb a standout Mid‐Century chair or an industrial–kitchen that relies on the stirring colors of vintage implement.
Published at Wednesday, March 14th 2018, 21:02:24 PM. bookcases By Gwidon Jankowski. This week, we read a short article over at NPR about Bookshelf, a blog-turned-book by Alex Johnson about — you guessed it — the bookshelf in all its glory. It’s no secret that we’re suckers for a little book-related design here at Flavorpill, so we took the occasion of the book’s publication as an excuse to round up thirty gorgeous, innovative, and otherwise amazing bookshelves and bookcases for all your book display needs.
Published at Tuesday, March 13th 2018, 20:15:49 PM. area rugs By Irmine Wagner. While modern homes are trendy, even the most minimalist designers use heirloom-quality rugs to add a touch of elegance and sophistication. The cost of rugs is as diverse as the designs and while some can be found for under $100, there are many that cost small fortunes to procure.
Published at Friday, March 09th 2018, 17:48:55 PM. area rugs By Irmine Wagner. CECIL HAYES. I usually choose hand knotted area rugs in my installations because of their durability. A good rule to follow when selecting a size is always choose a rug that is between 1/2 and 3/4 the size of the furniture grouping. The average cost for an 8‘ X 10‘ area rug is $3,000 to 3,500.
Published at Thursday, March 08th 2018, 10:12:11 AM. area rugs By Irmine Wagner. Constructed from various materials found in nature, some tribes would focus on skinning animals for their hides, whereas others would use reeds and plants that they would weave together into a rug. In some areas, these rugs were handed down from one generation to another, and were often the family’s most prized possession due to the work and energy it took to make one.
Published at Monday, March 05th 2018, 21:01:45 PM. area rugs By Cira Sanz. 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 Saturday, March 03rd 2018, 18:26:28 PM. area rugs By Jeraldo Sanz. 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, March 02nd 2018, 22:24:42 PM. area rugs By Jeraldo Sanz. ELLIE CULLMAN. We look for beauty and durability. Every rug should be well made with color fast dyes and good yarns and straight seams regardless of whether it is hand made of silk or machine made of wool. For bedrooms, a good rule of thumb for size is to leave approximately 12" of floor space between the edge of the rug and the base molding.