Using a Statement Piece

Interior design is all about creating one look out of multiple, separate pieces. However, sometimes, a space needs a little pizazz. In order to prevent too much busy-ness or conflicting patterns and colors, many rely on a statement piece. A statement piece can be anything; a rug, accent wall, larger furniture items, or even light […]

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The History of Persian Rugs

Woven into the fabric of Iranians society, religion, history and culture for over 2,500 years, Persian rugs are integrated into Iran. The hand-woven rugs are intricately tied with Iran’s economy and are well-known for their artistic beauty and quality. Safavieh rugs, in particular, are synonymous with the Safavid Dynasty (1499-1722). Today, Persian rugs maintain their […]

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Know Your Rug Choices

What kind of rugs do you prefer? Plush? Soft? Stiff? Flat weave? Or perhaps a mix? What about busy patterns and vibrant colors? Or would you prefer your rug to be a neutral backdrop? There are a lot of questions to consider when choosing rugs for your space, so we’ve put together a handy list […]

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How Handmade Rugs are Crafted

How Handmade Rugs are Crafted Rugs have been made by hand for many centuries. Passed down between generations and from culture to culture, rugs have a prominent place in history. In fact, the first rugs were made by tribal shepherds who required heavy clothing to shield themselves from the wind and cold. They then began using […]

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Introductions: “I’m Rug Burgundy?”

Welcome to the PlushRugs.com blog! We have all been confused by the tricky and often ambiguous “rules” of interior design. In addition to being your number one source for high quality rugs, PlushRugs will now be able to provide you with important interior design news, guides, and how-to’s. Of course, it won’t be all business. […]

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