Category Archive: 'Rug Talk'

Selling Oriental Rugs in Toronto Ontario

Tips On Selling Oriental Rugs

 How to Sell Your Persian & Oriental Rugs You might find yourself with an Oriental Rug that is no longer wanted. Perhaps you’re moving, inherited an Oriental Rug, or maybe your taste has changed. Whatever the reason, here are some tips on getting you started on selling Oriental Rugs:  1. You could try placing an […]

Oriental Rug Magazines

Oriental Rug Magazines

Oriental Rug Magazines  Rug District offers you some informative blogs about Persian Oriental Rugs. If you’re interested in knowing what we follow, or you want to immerse yourself  more fully into the complex world of rugs  then here are some journals we read. Learn about their rich history and beauty, and expand your knowledge & appreciation […]

Decorating with Oriental Rugs

Decorating With Oriental Rugs

Decorating with Oriental Rugs Not Just for your floors! Isn’t it refreshing that while we live in this time of such modern amenities and technology, we are still taken by the ancient, mysterious art form of oriental rugs, and how they just naturally fit into our homes. Remarkably, oriental rugs can blend into any decor, […]

New York International Rug Show-Prepare to be Dazzled

New York International Carpet Show-Prepare to be Dazzled!

New York International Carpet Show The New York International Carpet Show will take place, Sept. 19- 21, at the Metropolitan Pavillion, in New York, NY This show is an exciting opportunity to meet some of the newest and innovative vendors in the rug industry. This year, The New York International Rug Show is celebrating it’s 10th […]

Oriental Carpet Sold at Auction for US $33,750,000-Clarke Sickle-Leaf Carpet

Oriental Carpet Sold at Auction-US$33,765,000.

The Persian Vase Rug, A 17th Century Score! Have you ever wondered about expensive rugs, very, very expensive rugs? If you have, you might have heard about the latest. An ancient Persian rug from the 17th century. that sold  at auction for an astounding $33,765,000, that’s approximately $600,000 per square foot! Oriental Carpet sold at […]

Famous Oriental Rug Lovers

Famous Oriental Rug Lovers

If you’re a lover of oriental rugs, you are in the same company as these famous rug lovers! Here are some well known icons who collect Persian & Oriental Rugs: – Christopher Meloni, who plays a tough detective on NYPD’s Special Victims Unit on NBC’s law and order. He first started collecting rugs in 1995 on […]

Buying an Oriental Rug for your Home

Buying an Oriental Rug for Your Home

TIPS ON BUYING AN ORIENTAL RUG Having an oriental rug in your home adds a beautiful element of warmth and sophistication. These works of art always make a room more inviting. – How to Choose an Oriental Rug When choosing a rug be sure not to pick something that is too trendy. A classic design […]

Oriental Rugs as an Investment

Oriental Rugs as an Investment

Oriental Rugs as an Investment Weighing Your Options There are many benefits of investing in an oriental rug. We have cherished them for centuries because they are typically made with such high prestige and care, crafted with the highest quality of fibers. Oriental rugs are always in style, they are truly classical and always in vogue. […]

Oriental Rugs and Colour

Oriental Rugs and Colour

Oriental Rugs and Colour –   The Meaning of Colour in Persian & Oriental Rugs Want to indulge your home? Transform a room? Having an oriental rug will do these things. They will also add warmth and character at the same time. They do not only take away bare floors and cold feet, they always add […]

From Ashgabat to Istanbul – Oriental Rug Show

From Ashgabat to Istanbul – Oriental Rug Show

Oriental Rugs From Canadian Collections Oriental Rug Show This past February I had the privilege  of visiting the Textile Museum in Toronto, to see their exhibit “From Ashgabat to Istanbul“. The museum presented us with 75 oriental rugs, salt bags, tent bags and also some camel headdresses. Some of these came from private collections and also from the […]

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