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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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

Oriental Rug Buying Guide

Oriental Rug Buying Guide

Oriental Rug Buying Guide You are about to make the purchase of a lifetime. You are shown two diamonds of equal size and similar style, but they are priced very differently. The knowledgeable salesperson will educate you about the differences in clarity, colour, and cut that makes a stone a higher quality, and thus more […]

Paradise Floor-A Poem about a Persian Rug

Paradise Floor-A Poem about a Persian Rug

Paradise Floor- A poem about a Persian Rug This paradise at my feet beauty all consuming. Fascination falls to my core this pleasure I adore. Compelled by such peace eyes feast on fancy filigree and intricate kaleidoscope lines, burn into squinted vision. Rich, lavish wool dyed from this earth- I stand taller still. Created by […]