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11 Wonderful Ways to Use Wool Around the Home
"durable, wool is a stylish and practical choice for upholstery, rugs and bedding... Wool has a deep, warm, rich look and a long history. This fabric dates back to before... qualities that wool has, modern technology has improved some of its undesirable traits: Today's... Today's wool creases nicely and is shrink resistant, mothproof and even stain resistant... advances, wool remains a very popular choice today.... lot of wool rugs and wool blankets; I love them! The rugs wear like iron and clean..."
Guest Picks: 20 Woven Wonders for Chill-Beating Texture
"fall with woven furniture, accessories, lighting and rugs... boast woven or knit detailing are great for introducing effortless style and creating... comfy woven leather seating pieces, including this rocking chair: http://www.lal... on the woven seat and back. Suggestions? Great article; this is one of those pieces... reversible rug woven from paper yarn allows you to switch up the color scheme of a space... accents. The woven seat and back give the simple, modern design of this Hans J. Wegner chair..."
Wool: A Wonderful Gift from Nature
"warmth of wool on furniture, accessories and floors... shaggy wool are no exception. Sure, the term "wool" is quick to be a thought filled... used in rugs and other home textiles. The benefits of this fiber seem to be endless... summer, wool maintains comfortable self-regulating temperatures, making it a great... will be a rug just like this one. Choosing a shag rug was a good choice for this room... inviting. Wool rugs are really nice to have in winter because they add both visual and..."
New Icon: Felted Wool Stones
"felted wool stones. Let's take a closer look.... colored wool) and I can't imagine how much roving it takes to make one of these stones... The wool eggs are really durable, our dog has stolen a couple to try to destroy... of the wool. We can't smell it, but I think to them it still smells faintly of sheep... Stone Rugs!!! I saw them at Details of Design In Annapolis, Md. A 2x3 was $300. You... felted wool. These "stones" may fool your guests at first, who will wonder how you..."
Woven Works of Art: Mexican Textiles Offer Rich Hand-Crafted Style
For colorful embroidery and patterns to decorate furniture, accessories and even walls and floors, look to the indigenous people of Mexico
"source of woven and embroidered textiles, and the bright woven blankets, intricate pillow... graphic rugs bring rustic Southwestern style to any room. Mexico is a huge country... textiles & wovens in the article but I'd like to point out that there are many handweavers... blankets and rugs. My mother-in-law gave me a pretty blanket as a souvenir from Tijuana... after! Woven arts are such a fabulous way to incorporate heritage and beauty into..."
Woven Style: Bring a Breezy Look Indoors
"Woven furniture has a long history, stemming from the reeds and swamp grasses of... eld. Woven materials such as rattan are lightweight, do not attract mold, or easily... that most woven furniture should not be left out in the rain or direct sunlight indefinitely... using woven furniture outside, but it works beautifully inside as well. I like how... goods. The woven sofa and the wooden truck bring a world-traveler vibe to this living..."
Woven Wood Shades Tie Rooms Together
Contrasting sharp modern edges or complementing a contemporary look, these window shades are a lovely finishing touch for any room
"treatments. Woven wood shades provide a moderate amount of light diffusion while still... delicately woven together using strips of cotton twine. The variety of finishes — from... Provenance Woven Wood shades are fabulous, not really any more "expensive" and I have... Levolor woven wood roman shades from Lowes for cheap. I had them installed inside... advantage of a woven wood blind over a pleated shade? Is it price? The current trend? Pleated..."
How to Choose an Awesome Area Rug No Matter What Your Space
High use, a low door, kids and pets running amok — whatever your area endures, this insight will help you find the right rug for it
"an area rug was a months-long journey that taught me everything I could want to know... flat-weave rugs with a visible patina. Where some see old and used, I see a romantic past... kelim rugs they have lovely patterns I also love the hand woven wool rugs that you... Oriental Rugs of Scottsdale Am strongly considering buying a quality woven wool rug... prayer rugs. 6' by 9' rugs are rare and may be a cut down of a longer rug that was..."
10 Reasons to Try a Moroccan Rug
"average area rug. They are made from the wool of sheep kept at high elevations, which yields... The rugs tend to be decorated with geometric or abstract designs. Since the mid-20th... Elm to Rugs USA. If you take a look at one up close, the difference between the real... these rugs? How do you handle coffee and food stains on these rugs? I've found that as... these rugs. We're "rugged out" at the moment, but I did wonder about keeping them..."
Discover the Rug Type Everyone Wants
You can clean them quickly. They come in every color and pattern imaginable. You can score one cheap. Say hello to flat-weave rugs
"this rug was no Hermès bag, but I can't say I was surprised. Flat-weave rugs have... flat-weave rug for a client, but it was completely sold out everywhere I looked. Now this... as the rug is literally woven into the foundation, however all wool is not created... Chine rugs I think I'll always be a fan of wool rugs... but I see the appeal of flat... flat-weave rugs - they ruck! I prefer good old (literally, vintage) Persian pile rugs..."
10 Tips for Getting a Dining Room Rug Just Right
Is the rug you're eyeing the right size, shape and weave for your dining room? Here's what to keep in mind
"s the rug you're eyeing the right size, shape and weave for your dining room? Here's... Too-small rugs can trip up chairs. But a good rug can bring color, texture, warmth and... dining room rug that is both practical and stylish is no easy feat. Fluffy pile can permanently... just-right rug for this hardworking room.... and Jute rugs are hard to clean. A wool flat weave rug is a better choice. However,... Carpets and Rugs. New Zealand wool flat weave rug @Denise Mumma: How big is your dining..."
On Trend: Antique Rugs to Dye For
Saturate a well-worn Turkish rug with vibrant colors, and what do you get? A floor covering that celebrates old and new
"Turkish rug with vibrant colors, and what do you get? A floor covering that celebrates... antique rug." "These rugs are true antiques from Turkey, and they have naturally... Turkish rugs in unexpected colors has landed on our shores, and interior designers... The rugs are well-worn antiques that have been redyed in eye-catching bold hues... "Overdyed rugs are one of my favorite ways to add a pop of color to a room," says interior..."
How to Shop for a Persian Rug
A Persian carpet is an investment that can pay design dividends for years. Here's what to look for when you go shopping
"rsian rugs are beautiful, mysterious and show-stopping pieces that can last for... the most rug out of your shopping dollar.... silk and wool are spun, dyed and woven into prized rugs. Here you will find one of finest... The best rug dealers will let you take a rug home overnight or for the weekend to decide... Persian rugs. Rule #2. You must find a reputable dealer (try Imperial Rugs, Church... a bad rug: there are very nice Sinopersian and Indopersian rugs being made today..."
17 Gorgeous Ways to Work In a Patterned Area Rug
Add spark underfoot and pull a room together all around with a patterned rug as bold or subtle as you please
"patterned rug as bold or subtle as you please... to area rugs, we often take the safe route, opting for solid designs and neutral colors... patterned rug or two can unify disparate elements in a room and make a sea of plain... used area rugs to warm up cold stone or dirt floors. Today, with central heating, their... these rugs. One thing I don't like is a rug on top of a rug. Have seen decorators... great rug. I really like the runner rug for the long hall entry way since our new..."
Rugs Find Their Place on the Wall
Some rugs are so striking or rare, you want to treat them like works of art. Here are ways to show them off at eye level
"Some rugs are so striking or rare, you want to treat them like works of art. Here... about a rug). Whatever the motivation, relocating a rug from floor to wall can add... hang a rug on the wall — including the need for large art, preservation (rare rugs... wearing rugs! That ikat is NOT a rug. If you want to discuss rugs and textiles, do... discussing rugs, show rugs. Also, it is critical to understand how to mount a rug or..."