Maybe you have an old hand quilted blanket made with special care by your grandmother? Quilts have long contributed to giving us a sense of security and belonging while linking us to past generations.
Patchwork carpets are made with the same kind of attention, sewn together patch by patch from older Turkish carpets of at least 20 years of age. The patches are carefully selected after pattern and colour and when pieced together create a new and original carpet rich in history.
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Most of the time when you think of a handmade carpet it is destined for one space and that is on the floor. This, of course, is the most logical place for it to end up, but that does not mean that it is the only place it can show off its beauty and craftsmanship. A handmade carpet is a unique and often valuable piece of art that deserves to be put on display. Hanging a carpet on a wall, rather than putting it on the floor, can add a great deal of depth and life to an otherwise open space. Placed in a sizable room it can also serve to reduce the effects of echoes and noise.Here you can find some helpful tips on how to stylishly and safely place your handmade carpet on your wall. One method is to build or use a pre-existing frame around the carpet and attach it using fabric nails or staples. You can then hang it up like you would a painting.
En af de tendenser som vi ser en del af i år er mikset/mødet mellem norden og østen. To ekstremt forskellige verdner også når det gælder indretning, men meget spændende at bringe ind i den danske indretning.
Art Déco originated in France after World War I as a reaction against contemporary industrial and practical ideals. The style is characterized by geometry, color, and a mixture of modern and classical.
Autumn is here and nature is transforming into a wonderful color range - showing all kinds of reds, yellows, browns and oranges. Be inspired by nature and escape to your home when the weather is getting windy and rainy.
There is no real right or wrong when it comes to interior design. Mixing and matching has become a more popular trend. One way of achieving this is to incorporate irregular shapes, patterns and colors into the room.
First impressions are incredibly important and it is during these first few moments that we have a chance to give a good and often lasting perception. This is not only true on a personal level, but also in business.
What is not to love about summer? The sunlight, the colors, the warmth and the smells! It is without a doubt the most relaxing season of the year. One emerging trend at the moment is decorating your interior in a nautical theme. Light colors with blue nuances mixed in with maritime inspired details are a great way to give your home a breath of fresh air.
China is one of the oldest civilizations in the world and also has a long and rich history of carpet making. Many carpet making regions in ancient China developed their own unique styles and today China carpets can be found in a wide range of different colour combinations featuring both floral and geometric motifs. Many people perhaps best associate these carpets with their relief cut pile that give them a 3 dimensional appearance.
To make sure that you have made the right choice of carpet you should not go by appearance alone. Selecting the proper size is often equally as important. A carpet that is too small can be can make furniture seem unproportionately large and bulky.
"With lofty ceiling heights you must also consider the effect this will have on the acoustics in the home; in order to minimize the echo remember to invest in some plush rugs and plenty of scatter cushions to plump up your soft furnishings and absorb some of those bouncing sound waves."
Via Alexanian Carpet and Flooring