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Favorite Movie Rugs

Some Of Our Most Favorite Movie Rugs Movie Rugs – “The rug really tied the room together – did it not?” Rugs have made many a cameo appearance in many a Hollywood movie. Here are our favorites: The Big Lebowski: The Dude’s (Jeff Bridges) heart is broken when some local muscle mistakes him for a millionaire, […]

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Famous Antique Rug Collectors: Freud, Andress, Meloni, Hesseman

Five Celebrities and Famous Antique Rug Collectors Antique Rug Collectors – If you are thinking about starting your own antique carpet collection, you will be in good company. You will join the likes of Sigmund Freud, Ursula Andress, Christopher Meloni, Howard Hesseman who are among these famous rug  lovers. Antique rugs enjoy a special status among […]

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15 Tips For Interior Decorating With Antique Rugs

How to Decorate with Antique Rugs and Carpets Decorating with Antique Rugs and Carpets — Adding an antique carpet to an interior space can drastically change the look of a room. While there are many different styles of antique rugs and vintage carpets to choose from, there are some tried-and-true rules to follow when it […]

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Magic Flying Carpet – Legend or Fact?

The Truth Behind The Legend of the Magic Flying Carpet The flying carpet has long been a device used in folklore to permit the protagonist (or antagonist) to achieve their mysterious devices as fast as possible. This legendary flying carpet is an integral part of stories in the Eastern World, appearing in ancient Jewish texts, the Arabian One Thousand […]

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The Oldest Rug in the World: Pazyryk Carpet

The Story Of The Pazyryk Carpet – The Oldest Rug in the World The land surrounding Siberia’s Ukok Plateau is vast.  Harsh in the winter, the region of Altai Krai is home to the Altai Mountains and the Ob River and her estuaries.  The plateau descends into the Pazyryk Valley, which contains ancient kurgans (burial […]