Kailash Satyarthi is a childrens righs activist from India who is the co-winner of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize. He and Malala Yousafzai, a young Pakistani girl who was shot by the Taliban for standing up for educational rights and is now a public figure and activist, were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for their […]
To give you a better idea of which kind of rug will best suit your needs, I have outlined some of the key differences between handmade and machine-made rugs below. Bear in mind that this is a general overview which outlines the most common differences between the two types of rugs, but it doesn’t account for every rug in existence; many deviations from the norm exist!
There is a fine line between fine art and kitch. Take a look at these area rugs that explore that division. Here we see some famous works of art that have been altered and produced for mass consumption. These kitch-ified pieces are used in everyday living spaces and contain a spark of the complex, high […]
Homes today are becoming increasingly automated to make our lives easier, with many items that you can monitor and change over wifi via computer or cell phone, like security cameras, lights, and fans. Let’s face it, tech is everywhere. It’s likely that rugs may be next on the list to become another “smart” accessory in […]
We have all wanted to go be a fly on the wall in the home of a celebrity. We have all wanted to be able to see how the other half lives and what their luxurious homes look like from the inside. At PlushRugs.com, we are no different. What styles are these celebrities into? How […]
If you are looking for specific color palettes or designs, knowing where a rug comes from can really help you narrow down the field being as different regions are known for different styles. It can also give you an insight into the quality of the rug. Nowadays, most of the well-known rug exporters make a […]
Now-a-days you don’t have to be a professional interior designer to put together a great looking space. There are countless resources out there to inspire you, guide you, and help you realize your home’s potential. We have compiled a list of our favorite home decorating blogs to read and follow. Some are specific to interior […]
You’re ordering new rugs, and you realize that you will have to do something with the old rugs you are replacing. What could you possibly use them for?
There is a hidden code within the world of interior design. This secret goes by many names; the divine proportion, extreme and mean ratio, and the golden cut. The Greeks called it Phi, and it has been used by great artists such as Leonardo Da Vinci, Georges Pierre Seurat, and Salvador Dalí. This secret of […]