Designer Rug Blog - Interior Design Inspiration

6 Tips: How to Add Color with Needlepoint Rugs to Traditional Decor

Posted by Abid Ilahi on Mar 31, 2012 1:04:00 AM

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Tags: needlepoint rugs, Bessarabian Rugs

7 Neoclassical Rugs, Empire Rugs, Federal Rugs and Directoire Rugs

Posted by Abid Ilahi on Mar 30, 2012 2:24:00 AM

Neoclassical rugs, Empire rugs, Federal rugs, Directoire rugs, and English Regency Rugs are inspired by the architecture of classical Greece and Rome. These ancient civilizatons and their achitecture symbolized democracy and republican values to 18th century Europeans as well as to the Founding Fathers of the new United States.

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Tags: Federal Rugs, Empire Rugs, Neoclassical Rugs, Directoire Rugs

Mona Berman Modernizes Tradition with Orange Rugs and Red Rugs

Posted by Abid Ilahi on Mar 25, 2012 1:10:00 AM

The next issue of Traditional Home Magazine will feature the work of Mona Ross Berman  named one of the '10 New Trad Designers' of 2012. I was so impressed by Mona Ross Berman's unexpected, colorful and modern twist on traditional decorating with orange rugs and red rugs that I decided to focus today's post entirely on Mona's refreshing approach.

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Tags: Design Inspiration, coral rugs, red rugs, Orange Rugs

16 Elegant and Fashionable Rooms with Orange Rugs and Coral Rugs

Posted by Abid Ilahi on Mar 19, 2012 11:21:00 PM

Last month I predicted that Orange Rugs and Coral Rugs will soon become highly fashionable because these colors were a hot new trend in women's fashion for Spring-Summer 2012 on the January and February runway shows in Milan, Paris and New York. When I made that prediction, I had no idea that just a month after appearing on fashion runways these colors would be dominating the offerings at home furnishings retailer Crate and Barrel. I discovered the speed at which trends are jumping from women fashion to home furnishing last Saturday while taling a casual walk through Boston's upscale Chestnut Hill Mall.

Poorly designed orange rugs and coral rugs have been rushed to market to catch the hot new trend

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Tags: Cole Prevost, Design Inspiration, Elissa Cullman, coral rugs, Martyn Lawrence Bullard, Melanie Elston, John Fowler, Jamie Drake, Nancy Lancaster, Meg Braff, John Saladino, Suzanne Tucker, Susan Nelson, Markham Roberts, Billy Baldwin, David Hicks

How a Needlepoint Rug Brings Life to Antique Furniture

Posted by Abid Ilahi on Mar 16, 2012 9:50:00 PM

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Tags: Antique Furniture, needlepoint rugs

How to Create Pop with Red, Fuschia, Yellow on Flexible Decorator Rug

Posted by Abid Ilahi on Mar 13, 2012 10:57:00 PM

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Tags: Red, Yellow, Design Inspiration

Lonny Magazine's 10 Best Living Rooms with Decorator Rugs

Posted by Abid Ilahi on Mar 13, 2012 12:39:00 AM

Patrick Cline and Michelle Adams co-founded Lonny Magazine. Patrick had lived in London so the name combines London and New York. Ruth Fremson/The New York Times image.

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Tags: Celerie Kemble, Angie Hranowsky, Susan Becher, Daniel Pafford, Lee Kleinhelter, Lisa Fine, John Loecke, Anna Burke, Design Inspiration, Inc., Carolina Irving

How the 10 New Trad Designers Decorate with Decorator Rugs

Posted by Abid Ilahi on Mar 10, 2012 9:24:00 PM

An exciting new development at the 2012 Design Blogger Conference I attended  last month in Los Angeles, was the announcement by Traditional Home Magazine that they had recognized the extensive reach, knowledge and influence of interior design bloggers by reaching out to them to "nominate designers whose evolved traditional aesthetic represents that of a New Trad. After pouring through hundreds of amazing submissions, we are pleased to announce both our 10 New Trads and the bloggers who nominated them" wrote Traditional Home. Several of the bloggers who had nominated the "10 New Trad Designers" were present at the Design Bloggers Conference and received resounding applause.

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Tags: Palmer Weiss, Chistina Murphy, Design Inspiration

Explore Tonal Decorating with Green Rugs and Damask Rugs

Posted by Alexis Billett on Mar 8, 2012 10:07:00 PM

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Tags: Design Inspiration, Green Rugs, Damask Rugs

Damask Rug: Decorate With Pink But Avoid Pink Rugs

Posted by Abid Ilahi on Mar 7, 2012 10:49:00 PM

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Tags: Pink Rugs, Design Inspiration, Eric Guenther, Damask Rugs

How to Decorate Flexibly: Oushak Rugs in Pale Aqua and Faded Green

Posted by Abid Ilahi on Mar 6, 2012 10:22:00 PM

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Tags: oushak rugs, Design Inspiration, Eric Guenther

7 Decorating Tips: Bessarabian Rugs with Blue, Gold, Red and Green

Posted by Abid Ilahi on Mar 5, 2012 10:50:00 PM

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Tags: Design Inspiration, Bessarabian Rugs

Decorator Rug Key to Restoring River Oaks Home's Original Glory

Posted by Abid Ilahi on Mar 4, 2012 10:43:00 PM

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Tags: Classic Restoration, Design Inspiration

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