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Wednesday Wishlist: Barbro Nilsson Swedish Rug for MMF

Vintage Swedish Rug by Barbro Nilsson for Marta Maas Fjetterstrom 48437

This Week's Wednesday Wishlist Rug is a Lovely Swedish Carpet by Barbro Nilsson for Marta Maas Fjetterstrom. Swedish Rug by Barbro Nilsson --  Every Wednesday, The Nazmiyal Collection features one spectacular example of a hand-made vintage or antique rug from its vast catalog. … Continue reading

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History of Rag Rugs

Left: Use a striped runner to add polish to your space. Right: Similar vintage Scandinavian rag rug 46668 from Nazmiyal

Vintage Scandinavian Rag Rugs: Combining Folk Charm with Modern Design Rag Rugs -- A rag rug is a rug made by pushing small strips of fabric, often recycled, through a base material, made usually of hessian or wool. Hessian is a strong … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wishlist: Bakshaish Carpet Formerly Owned by Dustin Hoffman

Antique Bakshaish Persian Carpet from the Estate of Dustin Hoffman 47610

This Week's Wednesday Wishlist Rug is a Gorgeous Bakshaish Carpet from the Estate of Dustin Hoffman! Antique Persian Bakshaish Carpet --  Every Wednesday, The Nazmiyal Collection features one spectacular example of a hand-made vintage or antique rug from its vast catalog. We … Continue reading

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Trend Alert: Tapestries Make a Modern Statement as Wall Art

Modern Interior with Tapestry on Wall Nazmiyal

Trend Alert: Tapestries Tapestries -- Newsflash--tapestries are trending! It's been some 40 years since tapestries have been a trending item. Now, they're reaching new horizons. This is a true comeback story of an old and sometimes under-appreciated art form that's … Continue reading

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Shabby Chic Style: Relaxed Luxury

Shabby Chic Style: Vintage and Antique Accents Lend Character to Homes, at Nazmiyal

Shabby Chic is Back: Get the Look with Unique Vintage Accents and One-of-a Kind Antique Rugs Home is where your heart is, it is said, and the aesthetic interior designers turn to in order to beautifully express that sentiment is the soft, aged-to-perfection shabby … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wishlist: Vintage Turkish Kilim 50166

Vintage Turkish Kilim 50166 at Nazmiyal Collection

This Week's Wednesday Wishlist Rug is a Lovely Vintage Turkish Kilim. Vintage Turkish Kilim 50166 --  Every Wednesday, The Nazmiyal Collection features one spectacular example of a hand-made vintage or antique rug from its vast catalog. We select each piece based … Continue reading

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A Beginner’s Guide to Art Deco

The Chrysler Building in New York, with its curving and angular lines, is a great example of Art Deco architecture, on Nazmiyal blog.

Art Deco 101 by Nazmiyal Art Deco Style -- Art Deco is an influential style of art that is thought to have originated in Paris in the early 1920s. The credit for coining the term goes to Le Corbusier, a … Continue reading

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American Hooked Rugs: History and Traditions

The Making of Hooked Rugs | Nazmiyal

Hooked Rugs: An American Tradition Hooked Rugs -- American hooked rugs are as quintessentially American as jazz music is. Like the latter, it had a very humble beginning but grew to become a unique American tradition. Dismissed for its rustic … Continue reading

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The Bauhaus School: Influence on Mid Century Scandinavian Design

Bauhaus and its Influence | Nazmiyal

Bauhaus and its Influence on Mid 20th Century Scandinavian Design   Bauhaus and its Influence on Scandinavian Design -- What comes to your mind when you think of Scandinavian design? If you know anything about it, you would immediately think of furniture, … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wishlist: Antique Caucasian Kilim 48420

Antique Caucasian Kilim 48420

This week's Wednesday Wishlist rug is a gorgeous antique Caucasian kilim Antique Caucasian Kilim 48420 -- Every Wednesday, The Nazmiyal Collection features one spectacular example of a hand-made vintage or antique rug from its vast catalog. We select each piece based on … Continue reading

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