Hand-made carpets & rugs
UNIQUE YOUNIVERSE | 17 May. 2017
"The 'customized' carpet is a strong selling point"
"Against a background of growing uniformity, customized products will become more and more important." An interview with carpet Designer...
Hand-made carpets & rugs | 11 May. 2017
Contemporary design transforming traditional patterns
For that last five years, leading carpet designers have combined antique designs with the latest materials and techniques to create unique...
Textile floor coverings | 19 Apr. 2017
"It really ties the room together!"
Whether Persia, Berber, Kilim or Dhurrie; it pays to keep your feet (and your rug) on the ground. Even The Dude knew that!
Textile floor coverings | 05 Apr. 2017
Layered look - how to combine rugs
One rug is good, several layered rugs are better! These five tips will help you get the popular layered look.
Textile floor coverings | 02 Mar. 2017
How best to arrange furniture around rugs
Make your furniture and flooring work together with these simple rules for laying out a room to complement any shape of rug.
Trends and Inspiration | 03 Feb. 2017
A Look at the Latest Trends in Floor Coverings
Once again, the largest international trade fair for high-end flooring, innovative materials and new technologies has proven to be a...
Carpet Design Awards | 16 Jan. 2017
Winners of the Carpet Design Awards announced at DOMOTEX 2017
The world's finest designer carpets and rugs have been awarded prizes at the 2017 Carpet Design Awards, held at DOMOTEX in Hannover. The...
Carpet Design Awards | 13 Dec. 2016
24 finalists nominated
The finalists for the 2017 Carpet Design Awards have been chosen. On 24 November, a jury of design and carpet industry experts shortlisted a...
Hand-made carpets & rugs | 18 Nov. 2016
The Latest Must-Have Rugs for the Modern Home
What styles are in demand right now? We interviewed carpet expert and buyer Wilhard Kühne about the current desire for earthy tones and...
Textile floor coverings | 17 Nov. 2016
Magic Carpets - Discover Woolly, Natural and Expressive Rugs
There are thousands of options, woven, knotted, tufted, printed with motifs – we give you an insight into the world of floor warmers
Hand-made carpets & rugs | 28 Oct. 2016
So what is… a Beni Ouarain?
Delicate black rhombic patterns on a white, woolly background: The new carpet craze is bringing the traditional Berber rug back into ...
Hand-made carpets & rugs | 26 Oct. 2016
The Love of Flatweaves
Flatwoven or tapestry-woven carpets and textiles have been made by generations of weavers in all corners of the world. The technique lies at...
Carpet Design Awards | 30 Sep. 2016
New jury for the upcoming Carpet Design Awards
The Carpet Design Awards, the world’s top international accolade for contemporary hand-made carpets and rugs, has a new jury lineup for...
Interview | 02 Feb. 2016
N CONVERSATION: Piero Lissoni, Milan-based designer and architect, and Vanessa Brady, London-based interior architect, were the Special...
Carpet Design Awards | 12 Jan. 2016
Exquisite and highly sought-after: modern hand-made carpets. The best of their designer creations will be honored at the Carpet Design...
Carpet Design Awards | 04 Dec. 2015
Carpet Design Awards 2016
The finalists have now been named. The number of entrants was particularly high this year.