Fine Imported Rugs & Accessories

Decoding Common Motifs and Symbols on Persian Rugs

Since the first were created, Persian rugs have been designed to protect their owner from misfortune through a woven poetry of symbolic motifs. According to the Oxford Dictionary, motifs can be defined as “decorative designs or patterns.”  Using a system of patterns, colors, and symbols, each Persian rug tells its own story. Some rugs give a vivid description of a …


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How to Remove Stains from Persian Rugs

Persian rugs are handmade, unique, and truly a statement piece in any home. Persian rugs are made using high-quality wool fibers that should last for quite some time. Caring for your Persian rug regularly will improve the appearance of the rug and extend its lifespan. Follow these steps to get your Persian rug looking good as new!  Removing Loose Debris  …


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Things to Check Before You Buy A Vintage Persian Rug

A vintage Persian rug is not only a great addition to your home but also a great investment. However, there are some things you should check when you receive your vintage rug so that you can determine its value and whether or not it’s worth purchasing. Check the Knots The knots tied together in the foundation of the rug, called …


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Are Persian Rugs a Good Investment?

Almost everyone who knows enough about Persian rugs to ask the question, “Are Persian Rugs a Good Investment?” will usually get a resounding, “Yes!” from their knowledgeable carpet dealer. But is it true? Should you view Persian rugs as an investment? Is there any way to determine what your rug may be worth down the road? In all honesty, most …


Can I Afford a Persian Rug?

Persian rugs are often used as luxury furniture in Middle Eastern and oriental restaurants, hotels and even private homes. Around the world they signify wealth and status. However, many people rarely consider the financial investment that goes into owning a Persian Rug, or whether its presence is what they really need for their own home. It’s always fun to shop …


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Why You Should Add A Persian Rug To Your Home

Persian rugs are a staple in many homes around the world. They look great, feel beautiful and have been used for centuries to decorate spaces from floor to wall. Whether you’re looking at purchasing your first rug or adding another addition to an already growing collection there’s plenty of reasons why Persian Rugs should be added into that equation. Authentic …


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How to Buy a Persian Rug

When it comes to purchasing your very own Persian rug, it is certainly an investment, and you want to make sure you are choosing something that is within your budget, but at the same time a rug that means a lot to you, and fits the style of you and your home. There are many factors to consider when choosing …


How to Spot a Genuine Persian Rug

A truly authentic Persian rug is not something you see every day. These pieces are treasured and coveted all around the world, and those who love and enjoy these pieces know how special they are. However, while authentic Persian rugs are each one of a kind and handmade, there are plenty of other rugs and carpets out there that you …


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What Makes Persian Rugs Unique?

Persian rugs are known around the world for their incredible quality, intricate designs and beauty. Their reputation has been praised by both rug and antique experts, as well as decor enthusiasts who appreciate their superior quality and one of a kind designs. The History of Persian Rugs Persian rugs are truly part of the history of Iran and the land …


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Why You Should Use a Rug Pad

So you’ve just bought a brand new authentic rug for your home, congratulations! But before you place it in it’s room, you might want to consider one more step. Purchasing and using a Rug pad is one of the best ways to save your hardwood floor scratches, as well as extend the life of your Persian or Oriental rug for …





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