Sunday, December 25, 2005

Persian Rug Books - Oriental rug book store

Books on Persian rugs for sale...read more

Heriz rug 7'0 x 9'1


Heriz Tribal 7'0 x 9'1 Hand knotted Wool Rug

Wednesday, September 14, 2005

Kashmar rug 9'7 x 12'7


Kashmar City 9'7 x 12'7 Hand knotted Wool Rug

Sunday, September 11, 2005

180 Day Guarantee

Rugman.com announcement: 180 Day Guarantee
"Our guarantee gives you peace of mind to enjoy the area rug in your home for up to 180 days. The longest guarantee in the industry! As you will see, the subtleties of the carpet will change throughout the day and you will notice other details as the area rug settles into its new home. However, if you aren’t 100% satisfied with the rug, please return it for a 100% no hassle refund".

Saturday, September 10, 2005

Tabatabaie rug

Rugman.com: Tabriz has sub-styles. These include the world renowned elegant 'Mahi' (fish/Herati) and the beautiful Tabatabaie designs....read more at Rugman.com


Tabatabaie City 9'8 x 12'4 Hand knotted Wool Rug

Tutorial: Antique rugs and Museum pieces

Rugman.com: Except for the 2500-year-old Pazyryk Rug and a few other fragments found in Asia, almost all antique rugs that still exist are from the Safavid dynasty.
In 1499, the Safavids began their conquest of Iran which lasted from 1501-1722. This period was the golden age of Persian art, and carpet weaving was perhaps the greatest of the art forms. The Safavid rulers established several royal factories in Persia for the manufacture of various types of woven materials....read more at Rugman.com

Interior Decorating Ideas

Rugman.com:The most common patterns found in Oriental and Persian area rugs are traditional floral or curvilinear, arabesque motifs, palmettes, vines, flowers, vases, arches and gardens. There will be a medallion with spandrels and borders, or an open field with borders. Tribal rugs....read more at Rugman.com