Published at Thursday, June 07th 2018, 18:44:26 PM by Trudchen Schulz. area rugs. 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 Thursday, June 07th 2018, 19:15:28 PM by Trudchen Schulz. area rugs. 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, June 08th 2018, 16:39:16 PM by Gaetane Marchetti. area rugs. 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, March 28th 2018, 20:08:12 PM. area rugs By Gwidon Jankowski. 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.
Published at Monday, March 26th 2018, 09:05:45 AM. area rugs By Alair Moreau. PENNY DRUE BAIRD. Scale and design. Try to have no furniture half on half off the rug and leave an ample border around. The sky is the limit.
Published at Sunday, March 25th 2018, 18:45:46 PM. area rugs By Cira Sanz. MARIETTE HOMES GOMEZ. The perfect area rug should be of the right mix of colors to sit comfortably on the floor. After all, it is the equivalent of the ground we walk on. Pastels and white carpets should be left to the occasional-use room, and even then feel like any minute a disaster might occur. Note entrance and exits to the area carpet room. No need to have a corner print at an intersection.
Published at Friday, March 23rd 2018, 21:10:03 PM. area rugs By Cira Sanz. 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, March 19th 2018, 19:08:41 PM. area rugs By Cira Sanz. 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 Sunday, March 18th 2018, 21:26:17 PM. area rugs By Gaetane Marchetti. 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, March 15th 2018, 19:24:41 PM. Coffee Tables By Gaetane Marchetti.
Luxurious classic substances like dark wood with brass―panels make this living area look rich also comfortable. The important collection of glass‐bottles is a fanciful combination of pretty as well as surreal. Historically styled crown‐molding with a modern geometric‐ceiling medallion stand the stage for this interior that integrate modern furniture together with antique decor.