Aubusson Rugs Bring Sunshine and Nature to 3 Chic Interiors

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Aubusson rugs can help you design rooms that look glamorous and are also full of the golden warmth of sunshine, the happiness of a summer garden and the invigorating air of the sea coast. Whether your room design is in subtle pale tones or in vibrant colors the right Aubusson rug can help you achieve these looks as the three chic interiors in today's post demonstrate. We will learn from studying the work of the three famous decorators who created these rooms. Read More

Red Aubusson Rugs Bring the Look of Power to 5 Interiors

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Red is a powerful color. Red imparts a sense of luxury, power, and warmth to a room. One of the best way to bring the power of red is to anchor the room on an Aubusson rug with red accent colors. An Aubusson rug covers the largest noticeable surface in a room and therefor makes a bigger impact than any other element in the space. Even small amounts of red detail colors in an Aubusson rug will help you introduce red into a room through red fabrics or red screens and red pillows. While rugs with subtle designs are great when you want them to recede into the background, an Aubusson rug are best when you wish to make a more powerful statement. If you wish your room to command attention, there is nothing better than an Aubusson rug. In today’s post we will study how 5 great interior designers used the power of red Aubusson rugs to create uniquely memorable interiors. Read More

Aubusson Rugs Bring Glamour to 4 Interiors by Scott Snyder

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Legendary interior designer Billy Baldwin said, “Be faithful to your own taste because nothing you really like is ever out of style.” AD 100 interior designer Scott Snyder loves Aubusson rugs and fine furniture and his interiors with these objects are so interesting, we never get tired of looking at them. Today we will look closely at what makes Snyder's interiors feel fresh and current. You can apply what you learn here and create rooms with Aubusson rugs that will always be in style. Read More

Aubusson Rugs Evoke Different Moods in 4 Chic Interiors

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If you wish to design a room that feels warm, looks stylish and expresses your personality then Aubusson rugs can help you achieve your desire. It is common misconception that Aubusson rugs belong only in formal French interiors. If a Monet or a Renoir painting is at home in a modern living room so is an Aubusson rug. Good art transcends it's period and is used by each generation in a new way. Today we will look at 4 chic interiors which show the many different ways Aubusson rugs are being used today by top interior designers. Read More

Aubusson Rugs Adorn Coco Chanel’s and Valentino’s Homes

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We expect iconic fashion designers homes to be as fabulous as the clothes they design, and they never disappoint. Aubusson rugs figure prominently in the homes of many of the most important fashion designers in history. The elegant patterns of Aubusson rugs make them a perfect accessory in the homes of people who pay great attention to style. Read More

How Aubusson Rugs and Gold Accents Add Glamour: 5 Great Interiors

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Aubusson rugs are a show-stopper when it comes to creating an exquisite sense of presence. So what happens if you take the luxurious air of gold accents and add it to the mix? Today we’re going to look at five great interiors where designers have paired the luxury of Aubusson rugs with rich gold accents to create refined interiors that are regal without being over-the-top, refined without being pretentious. Read More

Aubusson Rugs and Chandeliers Heighten Glamour: 4 Chic Interiors

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Audrey Hepburn once said, “Elegance is the only beauty that never fades.” Hepburn could have been speaking of the incomparable beauty that results from artfully using an Aubusson rug and a crystal chandelier in a well designed room. Aubusson rugs are named after the village in central France where these rugs have been made by hand in a tapestry weave that has adorned the castles and palaces of French royalty for hundreds of years. Chandelier is a version of the French word, chandelabre, literally meaning hanging candle. Both objects are of French origin and when they are used in combination they produce a sophistication and elegance that is admired the world over. These quintessential design elements are found in the palaces and mansions of the rich and famous. When done right, pairing an Aubusson rug with a chandelier can bring that same opulence into your home. Read More

Aubusson Rugs Bring Glory to Renovated Houston Chateau

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Celebrated Finnish architect Eliel Saarinen, the father of Eero Saarinen once said, “Always design a thing by considering it in its next larger context—a chair in a room, a room in a house, a house in an environment, an environment in a city plan.” He certainly would have approved of the renovation of a French château in Houston—including the use of Aubusson rugs in the 1930s limestone manse—created by another distinguished architect, John F. Staub. Read More

Make a Statement with Aubusson Rugs: 5 Stunning Interiors

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The total embodiment of luxury and drama, Aubusson rugs can bring glamor and style to a room. Aubusson rugs not only help pull the room together they can also be the stunning focal point of a room. Many areas of the home, from the grandest of living rooms to the drabbest of hallways, can be transformed into something entirely unique and enchanting with the right Aubusson rug.  Read More