An Introduction to Indian Rugs and Indian Carpets

The concept of making handmade area rugs from India started somewhere during mid 15th centaury by skilled Persian weavers brought by Mughals. Hand-Knotted Wool rugs from India were mainly produced for their palace during that period.
During the 16th, 17th and 18th century many fine Indian area rugs &carpets were woven here made of the finest sheep wool and silk, with Persian patterns.
Rugs made in India were mainly popular and liked by all during the above period but become largely commercial after the Independence of India. Hand-Knotted rugs from India become much popular in the late 19th century.

Handmade Wool Rugs from India

The right Indian rugs can make or break the décor of a room. Take a look at this style
guide that will help you make the best selection.

The right rug can make or break the décor of a room. If your rug is outdated, your room might appear as it went back in time. If the colors clash with your furniture and wallpaper, your room might feel too busy looking. Sifting through various prints, color palettes, and textures can be rather overwhelming, so we’ve taken the time to outline the top trends in Indian area rugs for homes.

Handwoven Rugs

Natural Fiber &Eco-Friendly Rugs

As more and more consumers care about the sustainability of the products they buy, there’s been an uptrend in purchases of rugs made out of organic materials. Natural fibers such as jute, coir, hemp, sisal, mohair, and cotton all lend themselves to an eco-friendlier product for the environmentally-
conscious homeowner. Indian wool rugs are made out of finest Himalayan sheep.

Outdoor Rugs

Natural Fibers like sisal, hemp, seagrass, and Jute are some very strong and high absorbent materials. They are sustainable and add lots of texture to Indian style rugs. Some Synthetic fibers like polypropylene, Plastic and polyester are also popularly used as outdoor rugs. They come in a wider range of bright colors and can be dry quickly and easily.
Of late Outdoor rugs are very much popular in various textures and variety of colors and variety are hand woven rugs from India.
Bold, Geometric Patterns
Patterns go in and out of style, but you can always count on fun, geometric shapes to be popular among the artistically abstract crowd. A rug with colorful geometric shapes can make a room fun, energetic, and exciting. Kids love the fun patterns as well homeowner. Indian style rugs suit all ages and usages.
Pop of Color
Rugs can be a beautiful centerpiece to a room by adding a simple pop of color. For example, if your room is mostly neutral colors with a hardwood floor, a single-toned area rug will stand out against the muted backdrop. Addition of Indian Pillow Covers in contrast or neutrals can create a magic. Don’t be afraid of color – try a bold blue or a playful coral to brighten the room.

Indian Area Rugs & Tassel Rugs

Going along with the all-natural look, hand-knotted rugs have a rustic, handmade feel to them. People love the fringed edges, which gives the rug a woven look. Similarly, the tassels have fun, decorative appeal.

Pale, Relaxing Colors

Seeking to create a peaceful, quiet atmosphere? A pale area rug can calm your senses. Shades such as muted lavender, pastels, light blue, and beige can transform you room into a relaxing haven. American Indian rugs are full of colors options and one can make them to suit your comfort.

Area Rugs
Area Rugs Buying Guide
A beautiful Pile Rugs and suits your home

5 Checks you must do before Buying Rugs

Have you ever done the mistake of buying rug or cheap carpet only to dislike it when you arrive at your home?. You end up throwing it in the store or having to endure the disappointment of putting it on your floor and stepping on it. What a waste of money?.

While buying rugs and carpets is not something that is done more often with some people only shopping for them a few times in their lifetime, it is very easy for you to get confused in the process of buying them and you may end up buying those that don’t suit your needs. Buying the right rug is of great importance.

For instance, Choosing the right colors and patterns right from zebra to chevron stripes creates a fashionable appearance of your room; The style and durability, especially with the woven ones makes them, fit for busy spaces such as the kitchen and mudrooms; They add warmth to your room and you don’t have to feel the cold from your floor.

Common mistakes you might do when buying carpets or rugs

Quality of Rug

(i). Getting excited about weight. You should never think that carpets with higher weights are better than those with lower ones because there are very many factors that determine the quality of a carpet.

Underpad For Rugs

(ii). Failing to buy the underpad Underpad helps in preventing your carpet from wearing and tearing because it is able to absorb foot traffic impact. It also helps to make your carpet look better and durable.

Measument of Size

(iii). Incorrect calculation of your square footage Failing to take your measurement means there is a likeliness of you buying either big or small sized one.

Having gotten an idea of some of the things you should avoid, let’s have a knowledge of the checkings you should do before buying any rug or carpet.

(a). Brand name

Many companies are just joining the industry and you find that some of their products are of low quality since they have no experience. You find that they have marked up rug prices and therefore you should be very keen to look at it. Consider searching for top brands before going to shop so as to avoid buying default items.

(b). Knowing what you are paying for.

Sometimes you may be enticed by promotions and end up paying more than you should. Very often the cost of those discounted or free items is usually in-built somewhere. Be sure to know what is included in the price of that rug or carpet that you are buying to avoid any hidden additional charges.

(c). Measuring your space.

Taking a measurement of your floor gives you an idea of your project cost so that you don’t go out of your budget. Some of the things to consider are the width of the roll and the direction of the pile of your carpet. Give your measurements to the salesperson during your shopping.

(d). Pattern You should choose the right pattern for your house uniformity.

Consider going for those that marry well with your interior decorations for a superb look.

(e). Pricing.

While different firms quote different prices for their carpets and rugs. You should be very careful with those whose prices are too low because they may be unethically produced and thus of low quality.


DOMOTEX 2019, Presenting PEQURA, our brand

We are delighted to introduce you all to a new member to our family
Presenting, PEQURA, our brand

Come, Visit us at DOMOTEX 2019

You will find us at-
Stand No. J-28
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Hannover, Germany
Date: 11-14 Jan, 2019

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DOMOTEX – January, 2019 | Hannover Germany | Trade Show

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Domotex (Jan 2018), Hanover Germany – Trade Show

Hanover, Germany: We are going to participate in Domotex exhibition that will be held from
12 to 15 January, 2018 in Germany. We would cordially invite you to visit us at Stand No. D-32 in Hall No.
03 and to give your precious time and glittering appearance to our stall.