Published at Thursday, February 08th 2018, 20:57:21 PM by Rainor Becker. area rugs. 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 Sunday, May 13th 2018, 19:53:45 PM. area rugs By Garlan Fournier. 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 Sunday, May 13th 2018, 19:07:28 PM. area rugs By Rainor Becker. 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 Sunday, May 13th 2018, 18:20:05 PM. area rugs By Senon Diaz. 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 Sunday, May 13th 2018, 17:12:42 PM. area rugs By Mare O'Connor.
If rich fabrics with textures are applied throughout the area, then the tone palette must be simple. Try applying neutrals also mixing white or cream also black with grey, perhaps even a few wooden‐elements. Purple is a advanced tone which gives a royal‐vibe to ’pretty’ much anything. Utilize it as an accent tone also blend it with white as well as grey or pastel shades.
Published at Sunday, May 13th 2018, 11:15:47 AM. area rugs By Jeraldo Sanz. 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 Saturday, May 12th 2018, 18:48:40 PM. area rugs By Jeraldo Sanz. Sofas always look better on a rug rather than off or worst still half on and half off. A good modern 10x8 rug should cost you between $7,000 to $10,000 depending on the silk or wool content. A fine antique rug of that size however can cost in excess of $50,000.
Published at Saturday, May 12th 2018, 08:57:37 AM. 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.