March 2015 Rug News andDesign
Kaleen’s NEW Tiziano Rug at AmericasMart
Kaleen's Tiziano Rug feature a luxurious and silky feel, complementary color palette, plus a timeless pattern that beautifully blends with any transitional décor. Stain-resistant....
Rizzy NEW Avant Garde collection hand-spun wool/viscose rug
Rizzy Home Rug's craftsmanship is shown off in this hand-spun semi-worsted rug. Made from New Zealand wool and viscose, the rug is versatile enough...
Guatemalan “Alfombras” (Carpets) — Street Decorations for Holy Week
We found, on a site called KidWorldCitizen.org, these wonderful photos of "carpets" that Guatemalans create for Holy Week (Easter week). They explain: "In Guatemala, the Mayan tradition of creating elaborate “carpets” (alfombras) of feathers and flowers for kings to walk upon, meshed with these religious processions to create a colorful tradition that has been part of Guatemalan culture ever since."