Published at Monday, June 04th 2018, 21:08:41 PM by Lyront Papp. area rugs. Today, the traditional craftsmanship once treasured has transformed into the lowest cost labor available, or mass-manufactured rugs for big home stores around the world. Since we’re all about helping you find quality and enduring value, here is some history and tips to help navigate you around the world of heirloom-quality rugs.
Published at Wednesday, June 13th 2018, 21:09:35 PM by Cira Sanz. area rugs. For most of our projects, I tend to look for interesting patterns that work with our color scheme. Scale is everything! Keep details of the room in mind; such as door swing and furniture leg placement when selecting size. A new carpet be around $15-20k, an antique will run approx $50-lOOk.
Published at Thursday, June 07th 2018, 19:12:17 PM by Mare O'Connor. Coffee Tables. Often, they can be expensive or ugly or impractical (or all three), so we found some of the best affordable options under $200 that are also functional and stylish. Below, 16 of the best expensive-looking coffee tables, no matter what your taste.
Published at Thursday, June 07th 2018, 19:15:28 PM. area rugs By Trudchen Schulz. 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 Thursday, June 07th 2018, 19:12:17 PM. Coffee Tables By Mare O'Connor. Markus Linnenbrick makes tables by drilling in acrylic. He`s not crazy, or aggressive, necessarily: he simply has a penchant for the shape and thickness of acrylic tables from the 60s and 70s, and so has identified the surface as his canvas.
Published at Thursday, June 07th 2018, 18:44:26 PM. area rugs By Trudchen Schulz. 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 Wednesday, June 06th 2018, 20:51:30 PM. bookcases By Riordan Lynch. Go local for great books.“Some of my favorite places to sleuth for books for clients are Bookmarc in New York and Los Angeles and Book Soup in L.A.,” says John De Bastiani of John De Bastiani Inc., an interior design firm with offices in both cities. Head to your own neighborhood shop where there’s an inventory you like.
Published at Tuesday, June 05th 2018, 21:15:04 PM. area rugs By Riordan Lynch. 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 Tuesday, June 05th 2018, 13:40:25 PM. area rugs By Senon Diaz. 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 Tuesday, June 05th 2018, 13:34:59 PM. area rugs By Senon Diaz. 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.