My pals Jamie and Jessica recently took a cool trek to Istanbul.   I covered each item as seen in Insta as they traveled. Now, all of the amazing finds from their buying trip to Istanbul, Turkey are going to be available on Furbish Studio Thursday, at 11am.   Jamie personally sourced all of these treasures –.. read more →

I love working with vendors that look beyond the easy production sources and go beyond to help the precious souls in this world. Get to know a company “Doing Well By Doing Good” and creating the most gorgeous handmade rugs.  Tufenkian’s business philosophy of giving back has become the foundation of all of James Tufenkian’s.. read more →

I am a mad hunt for some accessories and smaller rugs for a few recently installed projects. When I have exhausted my local choices, I head for some internet stops that often fill the need for these accessories and home accents. Lulu & Georgia has some great new selections that I am fawning over. I.. read more →

05 Mar 2015
March 5, 2015

Krazy for Khotan

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I have been on a search for an entrance hall rug for a client.  She prefers a more traditional palette.  I decided the rug for her was a Khotan Khotan is a city in Eastern Terkistan which is now part of China. Khotan region produced high quality rugs during the 18’th and 19’th century. Khotan.. read more →

The lovely ladies over at A2B Table have relaunched their site. Be sure to head over for entertaining inspiration galore. Great Cheat Sheet on Moroccan Rug Styles from Lonny Magazine. I am already thinking about New Year’s.   Looking forward to reading THIS soon, maybe after Christmas.  Did you see Harper’s Bazaar’s List of 14.. read more →

I could not resist sharing the purrrrfect designs by the ever stylish Diane Von Furstenburg.  Diane von Furstenberg’s latest rug collection with The Rug Company interprets the designer’s iconic animal prints into fresh designs and colourways that are timeless and rich. DVF has a strong heritage of animal prints and now she has reworked her.. read more →

01 Oct 2014
October 1, 2014

Rug Love: NuLoom

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NuLoom has some fab new introductions.  I am clearly a sucker for the bright silk ikat numbers.  These all would be welcome in my abode.  a few outdoor additions j’adore… a a killer flatweave…. Head over to NuLoom to see so mucho more. Be sure to subscribe to THE ENGLISH ROOM for extra news, giveaways and discounts.  Let’s.. read more →