Where Fashion and Expensive Carpets Intersect
International fashion shows are famous for high profile fashion designers and their creations, a bevy of extremely good looking models, and the exquisitely beautiful, expensive carpets. Yes, fashion shows are where fashion and carpet meet and intersect. The entire venue is covered in the most beautiful carpets to create the right ambiance. Thus, to carpet lovers, fashion shows are as much about carpets as they are about fashion.
The most anticipated international fashion show this season is Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show starting on December 8. True to the world famous company’s brand image, this popular fashion show employs the finest quality carpets of the most beautiful pink and red hues to lend an air of feminine beauty and high sophistication to the event. The coveted red carpet, as it is called, is reserved for celebrity models, fashion designers and movie stars.
There are also many minor and local fashion shows throughout North America during this winter season. Depending on their importance, some manage to make national headlines. Some are attended by international celebrities, most aren’t. But they all have one thing in common and that is the use of rugs. In every fashion show that’s worth attending, there are carpets everywhere – in the hall, in the corridors and on the ramp.
The real season for international fashion shows begins right after the Christmas holidays. As always, there are nearly three dozen or so show fashion shows slated for January that include Milan Moda Main Fall / Winter, Amsterdam International Fashion Week, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin, Modea Paris Men’s Fashion Week Fall / Winter, Stockholm Fashion Week, Copenhagen International Fashion Fair Fall / Winter, Roman Fashion Week and Munich Fashion Supreme Women & Men.
For carpet lovers, attending an international fashion show or watching one on TV is a great way to witness the marriage between fashion and carpets. Since the organizers of the big fashion shows settle for nothing less than the best, it provides the perfect opportunity to see the finest and the most expensive carpets in the world that include antique, vintage rugs and contemporary carpets from around the world.
Carpets From All Over the World and At Home
So what carpets do they use in the fashion shows that you can watch on TV? Without a doubt, they use carpets of the highest quality. Their reputation depends on it, although carpets are rarely mentioned, except the red carpet. You will get to see antique carpets from Turkey, Persia, India and elsewhere. You will get to see vintage carpets from Sweden, Denmark, Morocco and other places. There will likely be contemporary carpets from North America, Europe, and Asia.
Why not emulate that in your own home decoration for the winter season? After all, the winter season is about family gathering, fun and happiness. It’s also a good time to show off your new acquisition to relatives and friends. So, add a touch of glamour to your interior decoration. Let your home be where fashion and carpet intersect this winter season. You don’t have to be a celebrity to walk the red carpet when you can do it every day at home.