Architectural Digest’s Top Ten: our new Manhattan showroom

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When our new uptown showroom recently opened on East 59th Street, Architectural Digest voted it one of the 10 Best New Stores in NYC 2015. We invited them to take an exclusive first peek…

The new space is housed in a brick-fronted low-rise built in 1864, with an inviting steel-framed glass entry.…

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Atlas Attraction: our new Berber rugs

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We have just had an arrival of wonderfully woolly Atlas Berber rugs to add to our collection of traditional rugs.

Originally used for warmth and comfort in the icy Atlas mountains, the tribal designs have since become much-loved components of contemporary interiors.…

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New Arrivals: The Rug Company Catalogue

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We are delighted to announce the arrival of our new catalogue.

The new hardback book is testament to the design credentials of The Rug Company, celebrating artful craftsmanship and forward thinking design.

The catalogue contains a comprehensive design directory, helpful guides to rug techniques and qualities, an introduction to our Bespoke Service and a useful size and fitting guide.…

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Painterly Piece: Tim Braden’s bespoke rug

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The possibilities of rug design are endless, and our Bespoke Service allows you to create any rug that you desire.

The artist Tim Braden recently commissioned a rug to be interpreted from one of his beautiful paintings.

Mis Amigas Las Flores measures 1.58×1.84m and was painted in 2015 using acrylic on canvas.…

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Peace & Love from The Rug Company

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Christmas Crackers: gift ideas to delight

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The Rug Company’s Gift Guide features a hand picked edit of cushions, blankets, wallhangings and rugs that are sure to delight this holiday season.

Our Alpaca Blankets are woven in Peru using traditional techniques and the finest alpaca wool. They come in either a bright or neutral colourway, and make for a perfect travel companion or throw for the home.…

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Suzanne Sharp’s Rug Tips

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Choosing the right rug is an art and to help guide you through the process we asked The Rug Company’s co-founder and Creative Director, Suzanne Sharp, for her rug tips. Offering advice on purpose, placement, pattern and more, we hope you will be inspired as well as informed.…

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Creature Creations: celebrating Barber & Osgerby’s new children’s collection

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To celebrate the launch of Edward Barber & Jay Osgerby‘s new animal rugs, we teamed up with The Creative Arts Club to put on a very wild workshop for children.

The new rug designs Peacock, Frog, Tiger and Croco were the inspiration for the afternoon’s craft.…

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A Parisian Affair: McQueen Military Brocades

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Alexander McQueen recently opened its inaugural flagship store in Paris, featuring two custom-sized Military Brocade rugs. The store’s concept was conceived by Sarah Burton, Creative Director of Alexander McQueen and realised together with David Collins Studio.

The Military Brocade rugs had to be custom ordered to the required size of 7 metres x 4 metres.…

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Whitewashed Wonders: our new vintage Damalis

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A fresh arrival of Damalis in chalky, white-washed hues have just joined our constantly evolving Vintage Collection.

These vintage Damalis were woven in Turkey in the middle of the last century. Most rugs from this period have traditional designs, but Damali weavers took their inspiration from the bold patterns of modernism.…

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