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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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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15 Years of Creative Collaboration with Paul Smith

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This year marks the 15th anniversary of our creative partnership with British design icon Paul Smith. To celebrate this ongoing collaboration, we invited guests to an exhibition of his designs at our King’s Road showroom and a special preview of his new collection during London Design Festival.…

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Doors open: our new NYC Uptown showroom

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We are delighted to announce that the doors are now open at our new Uptown showroom right on the doorstep of the D&D Building, in the heart of the design district. We warmly invite you to come and visit our new home, dedicated to exquisite handmade rugs, inspiring design and flawless service.…

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A message from Christopher Sharp in Nepal

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Nepal is a special place for us; we know a lot of people there and we’ve shared some magnificent times. We’ve also had some difficult patches; our weavers have in the past suffered some events that felt so calamitous that at the time we wondered if we’d be forced to abandon our Nepalese weaving endeavours.…

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A Chair for Charity: Crossing Camo Lines

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The Rug Company was asked to transform an iconic Ernest Race BA2 chair raise funds for The Art Room Charity, which provides therapy through art for vulnerable children.

The Rug Company’s donation was Crossing Camo Lines, created using a candy-coloured camouflage aubusson designed by collaborator Giles Deacon.…

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Nepal

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Following the second earthquake in Nepal that took place this morning, our hearts go out to everyone in this beautiful country which has already faced such devastation.

Alongside the support that we are giving directly to our weavers, we have donated to the Disasters Emergency Committee in their relief efforts and hope that you will join us in doing the same.…

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Nepal Earthquake

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Our thoughts and profound sympathy are with our friends and co-workers and the people of Nepal.

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The Rug Company’s new showroom in Munich, Germany

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Our first showroom in Germany can be found in the heart of the historic city of Munich.

Situated in a 19th Century building which used to be a bank, its beautiful architecture and floor to ceiling windows makes this light-filled showroom the perfect backdrop for our rugs.…

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Pop In to the Pop Up

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While we start work on our new NYC uptown showroom, you can find us in our temporary home just round the corner at:

223 East 59th Street

New York

NY 10022

T: +1 212 644 9200…

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