7 Grey and Black Art Deco Rugs Star in New Kelly Wearstler Interiors

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Updated August, 2016 with 6 new photos. I am always surprised when a design idea suddenly appears in my thoughts, seemingly out of nowhere. Over the years I have learned to stop doubting this phenomenon, because, so often, weeks or months later the idea has shown up on a fashion runway or in a design magazine. This happened recently with Art Deco rugs. Regular readers of this blog may have noticed that I got quite carried away and posted four blog posts within two weeks, ignoring the inner voice that asked "Isn’t this too much Art Deco at one time"? Links to the four Art Deco blogs are at the end of this post. Read More

Famous Art Deco Rugs: A Guide to Prices at Christie’s and Sotheby’s

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In two recent blog posts How to Decorate with Art Deco Rugs- 12 Celebrated Interiors and  Art Deco Rugs in Thierry Despont's Fabulous Interiors we studied stylish interiors with modern versions of Art Deco rugs. Today we will look at some famous antique Art Deco rugs made in the 1920's and 30's and get a sense of the high prices they have been fetching at Paris auctions at Christie's and Sotheby's. Read More