4 Tips for Using Rugs in Your Home Decorating

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You can bring both comfort and class into your home by simply adding a new rug. There are so many various kinds of rugs out there that you are bound to find one that fits your home and lifestyle perfectly. Whichever rug you choose, whether it be a modern rug or an oriental rug, it [...]

Refresh Your Decor with the New Fall Trends

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With fall on the horizon, it’s time to start thinking about how to bring the season inside your home. Fall decor is much more than Halloween, and it’s the perfect time to bring all the warmth and glow of the season into your decor. While you might not want to break the bank redecorating your [...]

Fashion and Function: How To Make a Statement with Your Area Rug

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Purchasing a new rug may seem like only a small part of decorating a room, but its impact is extremely strong. There are many factors to consider when looking for just the right rug to make a statement, including pattern, color, material, size and shape. When looking for the perfect combination of fashion and durability, [...]

How To Choose the Right Rug to Fit Your Decorating Style

Right Rug

When it comes to decorating, everyone has a different style. It can be tricky to find just the right rug to fit your unique style of home décor. Luckily, we’re here to help! Whether your dilemma is what size rug to choose for your particular furniture layout, which materials will work best in which room, [...]

The Origins of Soumak Rugs

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Named after the town of Shemakja, where the Soumak rug was first woven, this flat-woven rug contains beautiful embroidery that will distinguish your house, and any room boasting one, from all of your friends’. For all of you history buffs out there, it can be fun to learn the back story of any proposed addition [...]

The History Of Your Southwestern Rug

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Southwestern style rugs can be a great addition inside or outside your house, but do you know anything surrounding the origins of these rugs? What we consider southwestern style rugs were originally made by the Native Americans living in what is now the southwestern United States and Mexico. Here is a look at some of [...]

Transition Your Home To Summertime Without Breaking the Bank

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The warm, cozy feel of earthen colors can be a great way to keep your house feeling homey during the winter months, but with the ever-rising temperatures that accompany the changing of the seasons, brown walls and dark shag rugs may seem less inviting. Changing your home décor to fit the season doesn’t require a [...]

How To Choose the Right Size Area Rug For Your Space

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So, you’ve chosen the perfect area rug for your space! The colors match your décor, you’re in love with the design, and you just can’t wait to walk on it in your bare feet. Now the only question is, what size should you choose? Choosing the right rug size to fit your space can be [...]

The Great Couch Debate: On or Off the Rug?

On or Off?

It’s one of the great questions that philosophers have posed throughout the ages. One of the great mysteries of life. You’ve probably pondered it yourself a few times over the years. Should a couch be placed on an area rug, or off? Alright, so maybe it isn’t quite that big of a question. But it’s [...]

Real Rugs for Real Families

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You know, we spend a lot of time on this blog talking about rug designs and decorating tips. And that’s definitely an important part of choosing a new area rug for your home. But there’s another consideration to keep in mind when searching for the right area rug, too – how well that area rug [...]