November 1st, 2016|Our Rugs|

8 Rugs that will instantly Hygge-Style your Room

  As the winter nights draw in and the temperature begins to fall, it’s natural to want to barricade yourself in your home and spruce up the place with some cosy interior design features. Enter the trend of the moment: the Danish concept of hygge. What is Hygge?  Pronounced “hue-ga”, this Danish mainstay refers to [...]

September 12th, 2016|Our Rugs|

The EDITO Rug Range.

Edito may be new to the world of rugs, but their designs are already standing out from the crowd.    Designed in Paris by Isabelle Desauty, Edito's first collection, Antidote, is fresh, graphic and very different! The designs are all hand drawn before being entrusted to quality manufacturers in Belgium who use the latest weaving [...]

April 18th, 2016|Industry News, Our Rugs|

GoodWeave Rugs!

The handmade carpet industry exploits nearly 250,000 children, and as a rug retailer, we want to make sure that we are not contributing to this exploitation. So we have teamed up with GoodWeave, an organisation helping to combat this problem; Modernising the outdated and immoral practice of child labour within the rug industry by certifying [...]

March 2nd, 2015|Our Rugs|

Modern Rugs Mother’s Day picks

M O T H E R ' S   D A Y   March is upon us and with Mother's day approaching, here at Modern Rugs HQ we have picked out some Contemporary treats that our mothers will love! After reading an article in ELLE DECOR this week we have been inspired by Mother Daughter duo who re-vamped [...]

June 20th, 2013|Our Rugs|

Nourison Rugs from New York

Nourison Rugs is an American manufacturer that has established a reputation for producing high quality floor coverings. The company was founded in the 1970s and it is still a family-run enterprise. From the beginning, the founders wanted to focus their attention on meeting the needs of retailers by ensuring that it offers a wide selection [...]

May 20th, 2013|Our Rugs|

Designer Rugs by Brink and Campman

Brink & Campman rugs are known for their high quality. The company not only manufacturers but also designs and develops its own products. Brink & Campman develop a new collection each year with updated designs in fashionable colours. The standard collection is carried only by the best decorator sites in the world. This exciting product [...]

January 3rd, 2013|Our Rugs|

The Big Rug Guide 2013

We begin our Blog in 2013 with our ‘Big Rug Guide’ – everything you need to know about different qualities, materials, styles and manufacturing techniques. Hand-loomed Rugs Hand-loomed rugs are typically flat-woven and can be used on both sides; one-sided piled pieces are however also available on the market, nowadays especially hand-loomed shaggy rugs from [...]

November 15th, 2012|Our Rugs|

Next Generation Acrylic Rugs

When you are looking for rugs for your home, do not overlook the modern acrylic collections in your quest for the perfect floor covering. This type of floor covering includes a number of colours and styles. Acrylic rugs are a popular choice for consumers who want a modern look and a floor fashion which is less [...]

September 14th, 2012|Our Rugs|

Hand Knotted Rugs from Tibet

Tibetan rugs are known for their striking colours and large patterns. Traditionally, they were fashioned from highland sheep wool. These items were used for a number of purposes including wall hangings and flooring. The most common use for Tibetan rugs was for seating carpets. Commonly known as a khaden, they measured 3x5 feet, 0.9 m [...]

June 11th, 2012|Industry News, Our Rugs|

Modern Rugs Supplies Big Brother House 2012

When the producers of Big Brother needed a luxurious shaggy rug for the all new 2012 Big Brother House we were more than happy to help. They loved our all new 'Plush Rust' shaggy rug which fitted in beautifully with the house decor. You can see the rug in the bathroom of the house on the current Series [...]

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