GoodWeave Founder Receives Nobel Peace Prize

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As a longstanding licensee of GoodWeave, we at The Rug Company are thrilled at the news that GoodWeave’s founder, Kailash Satyarthi, has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. He shares this honour with Malala Yousafzai, the young Pakistani girl who was shot by the Taliban for campaigning on behalf of girls’ education.…

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Our new collection of Vintage & Traditional rugs

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It all started with two avid rug collectors…

Christopher & Suzanne Sharp have been collecting rugs for twenty-five years. Long before they started The Rug Company, they collected rugs zealously. Their travels were (and still are) led by the hunt for new and interesting rugs, their collections formed by handpicked finds from across the globe.…

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The Chromologist: the art of making rugs by hand

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We have always revered the age-old skills of our weavers, without whom we could not create what we believe are the most beautiful rugs in the world. Few people get to witness this wonderful craft first hand, so our thanks go to The Chromologist for this great post chronicling the journey of a rug.

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Prince of Pattern: Jonathan Saunders’ colourful new rugs

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Since exploding onto the international fashion scene, Jonathan Saunders has been revered for his graphic prints and vibrant colour combinations. Now he lends his prodigious talent as a print maker to rugs with four new designs, showcasing his masterful understanding of pattern and flair for clashing incongruous colours, creating visual harmony in discord.

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Power House: Carnival in Battersea Power Station

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As one of the most iconic London landmarks, anticipation to see inside the new developments planned for Battersea Power Station has been rife.

The Power House, a striking glass structure built on the eastern flank of the Power Station, has been unveiled to show what a two bedroom apartment might look like in this iconic building, featuring our colourful Carnival rug by Paul Smith.…

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Blue sky thinking in London

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We loved these pictures sent to us by Wright & Groom of their latest project in London where blue hues take centre stage.

Neisha Crosland’s Diagonal Bead Blue rug serves as a textural and tonal accent in this overall neutral scheme.…

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Kelly Wearstler’s new bamboo silk rugs

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As part of her new collection for The Rug Company, Kelly Wearstler has designed three new rugs hand knotted in bamboo silk. Photographed here in Kelly's Malibu home, the rugs encapsulate her signature style of contrasting the raw with the refined.

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A dhurrie flurry: our new cotton flatweave dhurries

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Our new collection of contemporary hand-woven dhurries have arrived. A modern interpretation of the classic dhurrie, these flatweave rugs fuse traditional weaving techniques with The Rug Company’s modern aesthetic.

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Spring into summer

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This summer season, take decorating cues from patterns and colour palettes inspired by nature.

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California Dreaming: Kelly Wearstler talks rugs

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Ever wondered what Kelly Wearstler's rug tips might be? During our trip to Los Angeles, we caught up with Kelly in her LA studio to discover her design inspirations and advice on how to use rugs.

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