Fine Floral Small Luxurious Vintage Persian Silk Qum Rug, country of origin: Persian Rugs, Circa date: Vintage – Reds are big news in the interior design vocabulary this year. They are being used in ways that make a bold statement on walls, furniture, and as accents. This rug uses a range of reds in bright burgundy tones that let you add red to your palette in a more natural way for a gorgeous color palette that is energetic and vibrant. Qum rugs are known for their quality, and this one gives you many design options.
Qum rug weavers only began creating their masterpieces in the 1930s at a time when the world had fallen in love with Persian rugs. They also had competition from surrounding cities that had been weaving rugs for centuries. They decided to set themselves apart by the heavy use of silk in their designs and by relying on traditional rug designs as their foundation. They transformed these designs by listening to their customers and integrating many popular design styles of the time. The result was a breathtaking collection of unique rugs that would make them leaders in the world of Persian rugs.
This rug uses a classic medallion design that is similar to those found in Heriz. Qum rugs are known for their high knot count which allows them to create designs with stunning detail. The tone-on-tone red background is an excellent example of their skill. This is an elegant piece with an elegant feel that would be perfect for a chinoiserie space or an Asian-themed room.
Red is a color that is excellent for boosting the energy of the space and for sparking creativity. This rug is an excellent piece for a home office or studio space. It begs to be paired with velvet furniture in jewel tones or your collection of fine antiques for a Victorian feel. This rug holds many possibilities for those who can’t get enough color in their room design.