A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

The Beauty of Kilim Rugs

You may have heard of kilim rugs, but let’s take a closer look at kilims. A kilim rug is a hand-woven, ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

Vintage is in…

Everywhere you look people are buying vintage; vinyl records instead of cd’s, furniture from the flea market instead of from ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

Custom Cowhides are in!

Check out these gorgeous cowhide rugs that just arrived in our Salem location. Sourced from free-range cattle, these rugs are ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

From Domotex: Navy/Ivory/Gray

We are really looking forward to 2016 here at L&A, and there is no better way to ring in the ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

A Bijar Rug Worth Celebrating

JF5963 – 13’ 3″ x 23’ 3″ Wool on cotton, Circa 1890 A fabulous intermingling of styles, this Persian Bijar ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

Jeff’s Rugs of the Month — October

Every month, Jeff Arcari picks out new rugs, or notable rugs in our extensive inventory, and gives us the history ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

Moroccan Rugs: Hidden Gems of Northern Africa

By the late 19th century, Orientalism was a major phenomenon in Europe. Collecting carpets was amongst one of the many ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

Jeff’s Picks: Oushak, Gabbeh & “Frances”

Turkish Oushak J42721 – Inspired by the rejuvenation of 19th century carpet production in and around the city of Oushak ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

A Chicago Connection and an Oushak Rug

When the new Creative Director for Sasaki Associates recently relocated from Chicago, he sought out the quintessential Boston neighborhood, acquiring a ...
A Closer Look at Rugs and Carpeting

Painterly Rugs

According to a recent Wall Street Journal article, “painterly rugs” are one of the top five interior design trends of ...