A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

Understanding All-Natural Carpet Fibers

Plant-based floor coverings have been used since the early days of man to make the cave more comfortable. They have ...
History of Rugs

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Conserves an Emperor’s Carpet

In 1941, the Metropolitan Museum, New York City, acquired a 16th Century carpet made in Safavid, Iran. At the center ...
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Antique and Vintage Rugs in the Modern Interior

JF7742 – Karabagh Rug, circa 1910 The Great Rug-Making Cultures and Art on the Wall In cultures with a strong ...
History of Rugs

Three Carpets You Better Not Step On

The Pearl Carpet of Baroda People who love carpets aspire to own the best carpet they can afford. Landry & ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

Five Steps to Creating a Custom Rug

Landry & Arcari Rugs and Carpeting provides New England’s most extensive and diverse selection of fine rugs and carpeting. However, ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

The Benefits of Wool Carpeting

Wool is a popular carpeting choice for many reasons, some lesser known than others. Most buyers know that wool is ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

Understanding Rug Knots and Density

Most handmade rugs are woven by tying knots on the warp strands. All of the different types of knots have ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

The Surprising Journey of Jon Sarkin and the Fish City ...

Jon Sarkin (left) and Jeff Arcari Jon Sarkin was a New England chiropractor until he had a stroke in 1989 ...
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Gift Books for Lovers of Oriental Carpets

Holiday gifts for the handwoven carpet lover may be a carpet — or a book about carpets. In such a ...
Industry News

TISE 2018 Combines Three World Class Expos in Las Vegas

The International Surface Event (TISE) in Las Vegas January 30 to February 1 combines three world-class tradeshows: SURFACES, StonExpo/Marmomac, and ...