August 26th, 2016|Fun|

WORLD DOG DAY 2016

They are hunters, protectors, detectors & rescuers. They are the eyes for those without their vision, ears for those without their hearing. They are part of our family. They are man’s best friend. Dogs deserve National Dog Day & we are happy to be celebrating them! We have our very own Modern Rugs pooch, Pugley. [...]

August 19th, 2016|Interior Design|

Brazilian inspired interiors!

The Rio 2016 Olympics are well under way! Great Britian is doing an amazing job on the medals table and the event is doing a great job of inspiring many people to go out and be more active... but for us, Rio 2016 is inspiring style! Beautiful Brazil is a flamboyant paradise of tropical patterns, [...]

August 15th, 2016|Interior Design|

Game of Thrones your Home

The new season of Game of Thrones has returned to our screens, and the excitement mounts for each eagerly awaited episode, with everyone second-guessing what will happen next.  If you are a big fan, you may be keen to go that step further and incorporate the themes of the series into your interior style. Whether [...]

April 27th, 2016|Interior Design|

Rugs in the Kitchen?

The kitchen is a place of baking, chopping, frying, mixing, pouring, eating and drinking. In other words, the kitchen is a place of mess; spillages, crumbs, grease and grime. Keeping the kitchen tidy and clean is difficult to do, even more so if you have children or animals. So, is it the best idea to [...]

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 So we have teamed up with GoodWeave, an organisation helping to combat this problem; Modernising the outdated and immoral practice of child labour within the rug industry by certifying [...]

April 4th, 2016|Industry News|

Modern Rugs at The Ideal Home Show

The Ideal Home Show is based in London’s beautiful Olympia, it attracts people from all over the UK every year; from interior designers to first time home owners! Whether it was to buy furniture for an entire home or just to get some inspiration, over 15,000 people walked through Olympia’s doors each day of the [...]

March 9th, 2016|How-to Guides|

How to get Nail Varnish out of Carpet

    Nail varnish: it’s one of the most dramatic and irreversible-looking stains that can befall your carpet. So what do you do when disaster strikes and your carpet is hit with this sticky, colourful paint? Well, like most things in life, there are a few ways you can go about removing your nail varnish [...]

February 12th, 2016|How-to Guides|

How to Remove a Wax Stain from Carpet

Spilling candle wax on your carpet or rug can seem like the end of the world, but don’t despair: we’ve got a fool-proof, step-by-step guide for removing wax from your carpet. Simply follow the instructions below carefully, and you can’t go wrong. You will need: steam iron, spoon or butter knife, damp dishcloth. Step 1 Once the [...]

February 11th, 2016|Interior Design|

Future of Rugs

  Sometimes, you need to look under your feet to witness true innovation. That’s right, the world of flooring is developing at an impressive rate. Forget smart phones, we’re on the cusp of having smarter homes, and with that, comes smart rugs. We take a look at the rugs that are going above and beyond, [...]

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