Carpet

  • Oval Rugs
    Round and oval rugs are, for the most part, more typical of the 19th century than any other. The earliest nonrectangle floor covering, however, is a 16th-century Mamluk. These rugs were woven in Egypt....
  • Oriental Weavers Of America
    Oriental Weavers of America OnlineAs a key segment of the Oriental Weavers Group, Oriental of America is a member of a multinational group of carpet companies that got together in the late 1970s to cr....
  • Area Wool Rugs From China
    Serenity of composition, simplicity of design, a range of subdued to bright and harmonious colors, and symbolic motifs characterize area wool rugs from China. These Chinese area rugs could be the perf....
  • Tibetan Rugs
    Incredible Tibetan RugsWhen most people think about Tibet, they envision the world's tallest mountains covered with snow. Names like Kathmandu and Lhasa come to mind. If, however, you want to find gr....
  • Designer Area Rugs
    Designer area rugs and carpets are a form of decorative art; as such, they are as representative of a culture as its painting or architecture. People have made them and used them in their living quar....
  • University Of Washington
    The University of Washington is located in America's famed Pacific Northwest. This area is famed for its beauty, and boasts beaches, islands, rain forests, and stunning inland waterways. Students lu....
  • Hand Hooked Wool Rugs
    During Colonial times hand hooked wool rugs was a common trend. The wool was first used for clothing then, discarded coats, trousers, dresses, stockings and other garments were carefully cleaned or wa....
  • Florida State University
    Florida State University is located in Tallahassee among rolling hills, azaleas, and flowering dogwoods. This 463-acre campus has long been associated with excellence in sports, but also has rigorous....
  • Oriental Style Rugs
    Oriental style rugs are usually sorted into four principal classes: Turkish, Caucasian, Turkoman, and Persian. Each group is well-known by some special characteristic in design, and within the groups ....
  • Care Of Oriental Rugs
    Good care of Oriental rugs will ensure that they last a long time indeed. How the rugs are made, of course, has everything to do with this. The hand knotting of wool or silk onto a cotton warp and wef....