Published at Monday, May 14th 2018, 20:11:27 PM by Mare O'Connor. area rugs. WILLIAM HODGINS. Lay Flat! Rug should not take over the room. Wool—not nylon! DONNA LIVINGSTON. Most often, I love to kick start a project with an Antique area rug. I look for area rugs that are high quality hand knotted with both wool and silk.
Published at Monday, March 19th 2018, 19:08:41 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 Sunday, March 18th 2018, 21:26:17 PM. area rugs By Gaetane Marchetti. WALLACE CUNNINGHAM. It is most important to think about what objects you are choosing communicate, especially since you are creating a self portrait. Carpets can state something very personal about a person‘s history and interests, as well as making political and religious statements.
Published at Thursday, March 15th 2018, 19:24:41 PM. Coffee Tables By Gaetane Marchetti.
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. Though we live in a digital age, there’s no replacing the power of books—especially in design. Not only do they tell the story of the homeowner, adding personality to a space, but they also make a bold decor statement. “A . . . book lasts as long as a house, for hundreds of years,” Thomas Jefferson once wrote.
Published at Tuesday, March 13th 2018, 20:15:49 PM. area rugs By Irmine Wagner. 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, March 09th 2018, 17:48:55 PM. area rugs By Irmine Wagner. 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 Thursday, March 08th 2018, 10:12:11 AM. area rugs By Irmine Wagner. 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.