An epitome of hand crafted beauty- Indian Woolen Rugs

Home Decor, Interior Design, Rugs and Carpets, Uncategorized

Indian woolen hand knotted rugs are woven in the best quality New Zealand wool and are of superior quality. Some rugs are made in a combination of blended wool and pure silk to provide extra sheen to the texture. They are usually double weft and are finely woven. The designs are mostly inspired by Persian motifs and patterns. Such carpets are extremely durable and are conducive enough for high traffic areas and further enhance the overall look and interior of the living space.

1) Kaala Mughal Motif:

One of a Kind, Mughal design hand knotted rug woven in the best quality New Zealand wool. This rug has been intricately hand crafted by skilled weavers and it has taken about 8-10 months to weave this gorgeous rug. The design has been inspired by Persian motifs, which is evident by big bold floral motifs.

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Kaala Mughal Motif

Primary colors are black, gold and tinges of ivory. The border has a detailed floral pattern with uniquely designed tiny motifs.

2) Ivory Lilian:

This is a “One of a Kind” hand knotted woolen rug in soothing blue tones. It has meticulously been woven by skilled weavers and has an over all floral pattern. The design has been inspired by French patterns and is evident from its floral-like pattern. The rug has a perfect combination of tiny floral motifs giving it a spa-like aura.

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Ivory Lilian

The rug is of excellent quality and is double weft. It is most suitable for a space with subtle interiors. The border is ivory toned with detailed pattern has taken almost 5-6 months to weave this gorgeous beauty.

3) Messi Bokhara:

The Messi Bokhara is handmade in fine New Zealand wool and has a Bokhara design pattern. The design has been originated from a province in Persia called Bokhara.

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Messi Bokhara

The rug has a series of asymmetrical box-like motifs woven in unison which gives it a unique look. Due to its sheen and smooth texture, fine quality; this rug is most suitable for a space with subtle interiors and high conducive traffic areas.

4) Floral Vintage:

“One of a kind” Masterpiece handwoven in the finest quality wool with a beautiful design pattern. The design has an Open Kashan design on a royal blue pattern. The design has been originated from Persia and has an Iranian influence from the 17th century.

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Floral Vintage

The main colors are gold, cream, blue and maroon. The center design is synonymous with patterns in the Mughal era. The border has tiny floral motifs woven in unison in soothing colors. This type of rug should be used as a feature rug in a space with subtle interiors or neutral tones. Due to its fine quality and superior craftsmanship, this rug is highly durable and can be passed on from generations and generations to come altogether.

Hence, with the aforementioned rug ideas for a woolen rug, one can easily pick and choose a good quality woolen.

 

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4 tips how an Outdoor rug can enhance the beauty of an existing space

Home Decor, Interior Design, Rugs and Carpets

We all are aware how a handmade rug beautifies our living space be it our living room, bedroom or a hallway. It simply adds to the beauty of the existing space and provides sheer warmth and comfort at the same time.  At the same time, an outdoor rug also provides a unique look and feel to the space and exudes an ultra-chic look with modern designs. There are a number of factors to consider before going in for an outdoor rug that shall assist in maintaining the longevity of the rug.

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Outdoor Rugs

Ensure its durability:

It is important to ensure that the outdoor rug you are placing is of good quality and wont be torn or worn off in no time. A good way to ensure its durability is by virtue of regular cleaning and maintenance. Also, regular vacuuming is recommended by professional interior designers and rug specialists to ensure the longevity of these beautiful outdoor rugs and carpets.

Inexpensive rug:

Now, if you are placing an outdoor rug, it is wise enough to not invest in a rug that costs a fortune. It is advised that an outdoor rug should be water, mold and mild-dew resistant. Why burn a hole in your pocket and spend a bomb on an expensive rug, when there could be chances of the same getting ruined when placed outdoors due to bad weather. Also, try to avoid placing the rugs in direct sunlight since the colors or vegetable dyes of the carpet might ware off and fade the colors.

Low or no pile:

A durry or Kilim like rug is also suitable for an outdoor area rug. It is easy to maintain and can be cleaned without any hassle. Kilims are flat weave rugs with little or no pile. A durry can either be cotton based or woolen based. A handmade durry is made in various designs like geometrical, floral or abstract design. It is best to place a durry which is ideal according to the overall look of the interior space and home decor.

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Durry

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Kilims

Easily washable:

It is extremely crucial to have an outdoor rug that can easily be washed or given to rug-specialists for its repair, if ruined. A quick tip would be to place a rug pad to avoid any slip on the floor. There are times when a rug could easily get dirty and it could be hard to maintain the same. Hence, it is advisable to place a rug that is easy to maintain and easy to wash at the same time.

                                                Hence, with the aforementioned tips and tricks one can easily pick and choose a rug or handmade durry for an outdoor space keeping the tricks in mind and ensuring not to burn a hole in your pocket. Also, lastly a quick tip to keep in mind is that the rug or durry should preferably be without tassels or fringes since they get dirty easily.