Nazmiyal’s Rare Antique Rug from the James Ballard Collection

Nazmiyal’s Rare 18th Century Turkish Rug from Renowned Carpet Scholar, James Ballard. James Ballard was one of America’s first and foremost carpet scholars and collectors, acquiring over 300 carpets throughout his career. Gathered from around the world due to his extensive traveling,  his collection of antique rugs ranged from the 15th to 18th century. In 1922 he donated 126 carpets […]

Michael Smith interior designer for the Yellow Oval Room

The Yellow Oval Room and It’s Oushak Rug

The Yellow Oval Room is grandly decorated by one of Nazmiyal’s favourite designers, Michael Smith, featuring a beautiful Oushak rug. See our full collection of Antique Rugs. President Obama recently gave the public glimpses into his private residence in The White House. Of one of those private rooms, the magnificent Yellow Oval Room stands out. It […]

Antique Bakshaish Persian Carpet from the Estate of Dustin Hoffman 47610

Wednesday Wishlist: Bakshaish Carpet Formerly Owned by Dustin Hoffman

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 select each piece based on its aesthetic beauty, conceptual merit, and history. To see how […]

Beautiful French Art Deco Rug Wednesday Wishlist

Wednesday Wishlist: French Art Deco Rug 48236

This French Art Deco Rug is this week’s Wednesday Wishlist. French Art Deco Rug  – 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 its aesthetic beauty, conceptual merit, and history. To see how we’d style this week’s […]

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Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs at MoMA

Henri Matisse’s Cut Outs, On View at MoMA Until February 10th. Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs at MoMA — On view until mid February is the Matisse: The Cut-Outs exhibition at MoMA. After a successful career as a painter, Henri Matisse turned to cut-paper collage in his last decade, as he was unable to comfortably articulate […]

Holiday Gifts for the Interior Designer

Holiday Gifts for the Interior Design Obsessed

Great Holiday Gifts for the Interior Design Junkies in Your Life. Holiday Gift Ideas by Nazmiyal — It can be hard to find the perfect holiday gifts for your loved ones. If you have friends or family that have particularly discerning taste, especially when it comes to their home decor, shopping for a great present […]