Winning Rug Designs

In an all-industry gala during the January 2012 International Rug Market in Atlanta, America's Magnificent Carpet Awards were presented to winners.

From Rugnews here  is a porfolio of the judges' favorites.

Setting with Nourison Rug The Foundation of a Room

Certainly, we have all heard and heard again why a rug can and often should be the foundation for the design of a room. We never tire of this ancient design principle and are happy to repeat it.

Natural ingredients that come from flowers for dying rugs. How to Make a Rug

The endlessly detailed and time consuming process of making rugs in not much different now than 5,000 years ago.

Common Sense Rug Care

According to Mike Bailey at Addison Dicus, you have three chores to assure that you rug becomes an heirloom.
1. Vacuum sensibly.
2. Deal with stains immediately.
3. Have your rug professionally cleaned when you visually determine it needs it.

Rug installed on stairway. Runner Round the Corner

Some jobs require the impossible, like making a flat rug turn a corner.