Based on a quick scan of the new introductions, traditional village designs are not dead but coming back to market in new formulations. Oriental Weavers introduced a wool machine made rug from Egypt—that is right wool. NEW From Oriental Weavers Is The Lilian Collection Design 91R At Las Vegas…
We have seen some wool machine made’s from India, and two specialty wool lines from Turkey, but the Oriental Weavers introduction from Egypt means there will be production capacity for the wool machine woven category.
Karastan continues with the power loomed USA product. Their new product introduction reflected a new combination of fibers in a non-traditional design.
Our photo blogger went over the top with a presentation of NEW From Harounian Rugs International The David Grasse Outdoor Heirloom Collection At Las… he liked it a lot. Made in Turkey with polypropylene the design structure merges modern with traditional.
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