4 Ways to Design Elegant and Inviting Rooms with Aubusson Rugs

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Aubusson rugs have a long and intriguing history dating back to the 17th century when tapestry weavers began making Aubusson rugs and tapestries for the castles and palaces of the French nobility. Today, stylish handmade Aubusson rugs are sought after by celebrities and decorators for the atmosphere of sophistication and prestige they bring to a room. Aubusson rugs can make a traditional room feel more elegant and comfortable and they make modern spaces feel warmer and look more sophisticated. Read More

What Size Decorative Rug is Best for Living Rooms: 10 Tips

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When homeowners are reluctant to cover up too much of a nice wood or marble floor with a rug, they can make the mistake of buying a decorative that is too small. This has the effect of making the living room or dining room look smaller. We asked three leading interior designers how they determine what is the right size decorative rug for living rooms, open plan rooms, dining rooms and bedrooms. Here are their answers. Read More

Unexpected Design Choices Make Traditional Wool Rugs Contemporary

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"Take a risk from time to time, re-imagine a classic with a twist, mix old and new to create a beautiful room that you'll want to live in"  Bill Barr, Interior Designer, Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Read More

Floral Rugs That Allow Change of Looks And Colors Are Winners

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"What people tend to forget is, that tastes change and time has a way of transforming how we feel... Styles trend in and out like fashion, and lets face it, we can simply grow bored with our surroundings". Bill Barr, Interior Designer, Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Read More