How to use rugs: Suzanne Sharp talks to the Wall Street Journal

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Ever wondered how to choose the right size rug for your home? Whether to place the rug under the furniture or up against it? Which colours work best together, or how to mix patterns and styles in an interior scheme? The Wall Street Journal visited our Creative Director Suzanne Sharp at home, asking her to reveal some of her tricks of the trade.…

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Umbra rug by Paul Smith wins Wallpaper* Award

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“We embrace the idea of furniture that redesigns space with black shapes and optical illusion. This is perfectly exemplified by Paul Smith’s hand-knotted Tibetan wool rug for The Rug Company, whose appearance changes with shifting points of view.” So says Wallpaper* magazine of the Umbra rug, which has won an award at this year’s Wallpaper* Design Awards.…

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West Side Story: Quantum rug at home in New York

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There is something wonderfully 21st Century about this modern residence that designer Noha Hassan has created for a young couple on New York’s Upper West Side.

Briefed by her clients that they want  a “modern, very modern” space, Hassan has created a refined yet thoroughly contemporary scheme. …

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The most covetable gifts…

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Personalise your Christmas presents this year with our new monogrammed cushions by Sue Timney.

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Rug Punch: Max Humphrey’s Los Angeles apartment

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When it comes to careers in interiors, Max Humphrey has a more colourful background than most: the former punk rocker spent years on the road before homing in on a career in design. Luckily, he has a mentor in Betsy Burnham, a woman known for blending sophistication with streetwise panache.…

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Life’s a Beach: Decorating Hamptons Style

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We are thrilled that our rugs have been selected for the annual Hampton Designer Showhouse, presented by Traditional Home magazine in aid of Southampton Hospital.

This year, 23 leading interior designers were asked to decorate a room within the 11,000 sq ft Bridgehampton estate and celebrate the very best in innovation, craftsmanship and design.…

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Emerald Cut

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At the centre of this sitting room belonging to former Norwegian model Bodil Blain and her art dealer husband lies a striking bespoke hand knotted rug that complements their collection of modern art and design classics.

The classical trellis motif is given a modern twist with the use of vibrant emerald green on a fresh white background, all hand-knotted with lustrous Tibetan wool.…

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Pattern in Manhattan

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Fashion designer, Rug Company collaborator and all-round grande dame of glamour, Diane von Furstenberg has thrown open the doors of her Manhattan penthouse.

Inside is a veritable treasure trove of collectibles, colour and an undeniable passion for print.

Diane bought the vintage Salvador Dali sofa at auction, and the sconces are by André Dubreuil.…

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A palette of pastels

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They may be pale, but pastel shades exude a warm energy which infuses this Spring with fresh optimism. Pastel palettes evoke a calming atmosphere; their hues are sophisticated and their warmth and versatility make them enduring and impactful.

The Gaelic Yellow rug by Alexandra Champalimaud featured in Homes & Gardens Magazine’s pastel trend report.…

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Highland fling

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As featured in Wallpaper* Magazine, Vivienne Westwood’s collection of tartan rugs are the ultimate winter accessory.

Entirely handcrafted using traditional tapestry techniques, the finely woven wool flatweaves are backed in luxurious cashmere and can also be used as throws.…

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