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

Aubusson Rugs: 4 Chic Rooms by Top Designers

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Interior decorating beginners can be excused if they have the misconception that every thing in a room should match or be in the same design style, when in reality top designers love to mix things up. Designer Edwina Hunt once said, “I don’t like things to match. To me what’s important is that a house has a soul.” With her European heritage and her childhood in Argentina, she understands that mixing styles and colors artfully creates energy in a room. Read More

Orange Rugs Evoke the Romance of French Interiors

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There is no question that the French seem to have an eye for fashion and interior design. They are famous for their ‘je ne sais quoi’ of style—that indefinable, pleasing quality that seems so natural to them and is admired all over the world. Coco Chanel once said, “A fashion that does not reach the streets is not a fashion.” Chanel was probably think of couture, but her sentiment is equally valid for interior design. If you love French interior design, try orange rugs as this color has long been popular in elegant French salons as we shall see in today's post. Read More

Aubusson Rugs Elevate Ordinary Interiors to Extraordinary

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Aubusson rugs are found in manor homes, chic apartments and luxury settings the world over – so why is it that Aubusson rugs are such a reliable go-to item for interior designers and home owners? Simply because the most amazing thing a rug can do for an interior is to elevate the atmosphere – and the artistic quality of the best Aubusson rugs makes them an ideal tool for adding that extra sizzle to an interior. Today I’ve picked some of my favorite examples of how Aubusson rugs elevate the ordinary to the extraordinary. Read More

3 Ways to Add Glamour to Dull Rooms with Aubusson Rugs

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Fashion designer Michael Kors said, “Scale changes something ordinary and mundane into something special.” The sentiment is true of interior design as well—there are likely areas of your home that are mundane and ordinary! Usually, they are on the periphery of things, such as hallways, patios and sparsely furnished corners. These places will definitely benefit from Aubusson rugs. Read More

Fashionistas Loving and Living With Aubusson Rugs

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Aubusson rugs can be such fascinating statement pieces, so it's always interesting to see how interior designers use them in their own homes. It's fascinating to see how fashion designers translate their styles into home design. Some fashion designers' homes look exactly like their fashions, while in the case of other designers, you'll find that their home design is a complete departure from the fashions they design on a daily basis. Aubusson rugs can handle it all. Read More

Chic Interiors Mix Aubusson Rugs, Mid Century and Contemporary

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When starting an interior design project, there are certain qualities some of us struggle to achieve with the mix of materials we are given. This is particularly difficult when blending styles from seemingly incompatible eras – but stately accessories like Aubusson rugs can be helpful in assembling incredible rooms. One of the key reasons Aubusson rugs are successful in creating a cohesive personality for a variety of interiors is the traditional processes by which these rugs are still made today – by hand, as shown in this amazing video that allows us to watch a skilled artisan weave Aubusson rugs using traditional methods, where the designs are based on an original painting. Read More