Why Color Fanatics Win: 10 Eye Catching Colors with Decorator Rugs

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Years ago when I was a novice rug designer, an industry veteran quizzed me "What are the three most important criteria for judging a decorative rug?". I was halfway into mumbling a response when he interrupted me "No, no, no! the three most important criteria are: Color! Color! and Color"! In real estate it is location! location! location!  and in decorator rugs it is color first, second and third. Read More

12 Stunning Interiors: How to Decorate with Green Rugs and Accents

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Updated June 1, 2015. A well-chosen green rug will not only add beauty to a room but also bring a calming and invigorating atmosphere. The color green reminds us of plants and trees which not only provide the food and medicines that sustain our bodies but also add immeasurably to the beauty that feeds the soul. On top of all this green is a color that goes with everything. This means a green rug is very flexible and will allow you to choose a wide range of fabric and wall colors. You can learn how to decorate with green by studying how nature pairs different shades of green with different colors of flowers and tree bark. A visit to a garden or a florist shop can be very instructive. You will notice that nature uses green in a myriad shades ranging from yellowish, reddish and brownish greens to bluish greens. It is important that you pair the right shade of green with the colors you want to use in the room as this will determine the look and feeling tone of the space. We will use today's 12 interiors by top designers to gain insights into decorating with green rugs and green accents. Read More