Good quality carpets and designer rugs can be worth a lot of money, especially antique ones. (In the carpet world, antique is considered to be anything that is more than 80 years old.) Earlier this[...]
At Bazaar Velvet we are passionate about bespoke designer rugs. But in our rug design we like to take design from the whole artistic world.
The root of the proliferation of braided rugs is the early colonial period in American history. Women would construct braided rugs from any available scrap materials for warmth and comfort in the[...]
The braided rug was a central part of existence for the early American colonists, who constructed these rugs out of necessity rather than as a hobby. Using scraps of clothing and other excess[...]
We here at Bazaar Velvet were very pleased to hear that the company Axminster Carpets has been saved from closure by a dynamic group of local business people.