A rug connoisseur's reading guide
to understanding the world of
rugs, textiles and design.
This week, cuddle up with a good "rug" read and lose yourself in the world of rugs and design.
From Africa, to Afghanistan, to Morocco, to Turkey and far beyond. Captivate yourself in their region of designing, weaving, and individuals using these
creations in personal spaces.
Some of our favorite books
Inspiring, educational and make great coffee table books
A Romance of East and West
The New Bohemians: Cool and Collected Homes
Near and Far
The Encyclopedia of Antique Carpets
Abraham Levi Moheban
Oriental Carpet Design:
A guide to traditional motifs, patterns and symbols
Oriental Carpets, A Complete Guide
Murray L. Eiland Jr. & Murray Eiland III
The list goes on and on........
Some of our favorite rug, textile and floor magazines
delivered right to your doorstep:
For even MORE inspiration:
Take a virtual tour of
Lila Valadan's "4 Seasons" exhibit
from Germany's 2020 Domotex Rug Show.