The Lowdown on Natural Fiber Area Rugs

hemp rug

Natural fiber rugs have been rapidly increasing in popularity over the past few years. Not only are natural fiber rugs more effective at absorbing harmful materials such as nitrogen dioxide, sulfur dioxide and reducing allergens, they are eco-friendly as well. Made from materials such as hemp, sea grass, jute and sisal, natural fiber rugs are [...]

A Guide To Natural Fibers: Sisal vs. Jute

jute rug

Looking to add that relaxing, outdoorsy touch to your home décor with an area rug made of natural fibers?  The number of choices available can be overwhelming. And if you don’t know what jute is, or even how to pronounce the word sisal (it’s SIGH-suhl, by the way), it can be enough to make you [...]

Hippie Couture Makes a Comeback in 2014

Hippie Couture

OK, we admit it. We may not have been in on the hippie revolution the first time around, but we’re making up for lost time now. There’s just something about those long, flowing dresses and earthy, hand-made crafts that we love. The hippie look is so romantic, so laid-back, so…groovy. And it looks like we’re [...]