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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 […]

What is Your Oriental Rug Really Saying

What is Your Oriental Rug Really Saying?

Oriental Rugs and the Stories They Tell What is your Oriental Rug really saying? They speak to us in many ways. Through ancient symbols and designs, from the weavers hands, into our homes. The weavers are sharing stories, giving us  a glimpse into their lives, their hopes, their beliefs. Part of the charm of Oriental […]

Turkish Rugs The True Turkish Delight

Turkish Rugs-The True Turkish Delight

Handmade Turkish rugs are world famous Once Turkish Rugs were made out of sheer necessity. Tents, rugs, kilims, felts sacks and satchels, were all items needed for living. This weaving became a very important part of their everyday lives. In the beginning of this weaving, the Turk nomads made warps, wefts and knots, from their animals […]

A Passion for Persian Rugs & Carpets in Toronto Ontario Canada

A Passion for Persian Rugs

Persian Rugs have a Soul An Authentic Persian Rug is a hand made rug from Iran. Iran is the the former Persian empire. Persian Rugs were initially made for the sake of living, usually to cover the floors of the nomadic tribesmen. This would offer them some comfort and protection from cold and damp floors. […]

What Makes an Oriental Rug Valuable

What Makes Oriental Rugs Valuable

Oriental Rugs are timeless work of art. Persian & Oriental Rugs exude such elegance and beauty. But what exactly makes Oriental Rugs valuable? A valuable Oriental Rug brings us back to history. This is an ancient artistic skill that has been nurtured for over two thousand years.  Of course there are some factors that contribute […]

Oriental Rug Care and Maintenance

Oriental Rug Care & Maintenance

They need Oriental Rug Care! The longevity and beauty of Oriental and Persian Rugs all depends on the Oriental Carpet Care they receive. Proper cleaning and care will help to keep your rugs & carpets looking great for years to come. At Rug District we offer you an exceptional service of Persian & Oriental Carpet Cleaning […]

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 […]

Tips on Buying an Oriental Rug

Tips On Buying An Oriental Rug

Tips on Buying an Oriental Rug It’s not an event-it’s a process Persian & Oriental Rugs are an ancient traditional art. Oriental Rug making dates back to more than 3,000 years ago. Rugs are an important factor to consider in any room or home. Deciding to buy an oriental rug can be a very daunting […]

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 […]

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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