Posts Tagged ‘rugs

Vocab Lesson: Kilim

When Sarah at Estate of Things described this photo by saying “the bookshelves are a little scant for my taste but I love the kilim, chesterfield sofas and the brass coffee table,” all I could think is “what the heck is a kilim?” Turns out, it’s the rug she’s loving. Kilims are flat tapestry-woven carpets […]

Home Decor, Vocab

Dash & Albert Rug Company

While searching for wallpaper for our dining room (yes, I think I want some wallpaper in the house), I stumbled upon this oh-so-cute rug company – Dash & Albert. Great source for traditional and inexpensive cotton rugs. Some of my favorite – click on the rug to learn more. Plus (!) there are cute little […]

Home Decor, Source

Project to Try: Latch Hook Rug

No no, not this kind… Come on now. Latch hook has come a long way. Take this latch hook rug made from old t-shirts: To make one yourself you’ll need: latch hook canvas latch hook tool old t-shirts scissors or rotary cutting tool/mat seam binding masking tape dye (optional) Laura at xoelle made hers for […]

Craft Projects, Projects to Try