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Walking The Market

High Point Market, 5 days in 15 seconds

High Point Market, 5 days in 15 seconds, of Rug News andDesigns instagram moments. For a more complete look at High Point’s rug offering visit www.walkingthemarket.com. We have been writing, researching and informing readers for over 35 years. #hpmkt #rugs #rugnewsanddesign #design #homeaccessory #rugareart #flipagram ♫ Music: Shawn Lee’s Ping Pong Orchestra – Music and […]

Tigerrags NEW at Wish Designs at High Point

The ultra suede Tiggerrags Collection is made in the U.S. with a lead time of about four weeks. It is completely customizable with designer specified colors. The products have an amazing, lively texture.

Villa Collection NEW at Classic Homes at High Point

The Villa Collection is available in six designs and is over tufted using a wool backing. The rugs have a great raised texture and are available in a variety of colors.

Recent Issues

September 2014 Rug News andDesign

 
Observations — By Leslie Stroh
Craigslist: The Buy/Sell/Trade Of Rugs — By Sarah Stroh

Education In India — By Sarah Stroh

Designers’ Notebook – Henry P. Johnson and Rita St. Clair

August 2014 Rug News andDesign

 
Observations — By Leslie Stroh & Sarah Stroh

Child Labor In India: By The Numbers — By Leslie Stroh

Education In India — By Sarah Stroh

Designers’ Notebook – Michele Safra and Hilary Unger

July 2014 Rug News andDesign

 
Observations — By Leslie Stroh & Sarah Stroh

Talking The Market — By Leslie Stroh

Comparing Apples To Oranges — By Sarah Stroh

Designers’ Notebook – Loren Audrey Taylor and Toni Knudson

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High Point Market, 5 days in 15 seconds

High Point Market, 5 days in 15 seconds, of Rug News andDesigns instagram moments. For a more complete look at High Point’s rug offering visit www.walkingthemarket.com. We have been writing, researching and informing readers for over 35 years. #hpmkt #rugs #rugnewsanddesign #design #homeaccessory #rugareart #flipagram ♫ Music: Shawn Lee’s Ping Pong Orchestra – Music and […]

Video: Women’s Rug Round Table High Point Breakfast Sponsored by Momeni Rugs, IHFC G-369, Monday, October 20, 2014 at 8am

When our high-tech director goes low-tech…

We’re not all business at Rug News andDesign. Our IT Director is also a licensed Captain, and has spent several days each week over the last month doing orientation under sail with incoming students at the local maritime high school, aboard a 19th century fishing schooner. This was yesterday’s day at the office:

About Rugs

Global Fund For Children Brings Joy and Laughter

Laughter, love and pure childhood imagination and joy come alive on this stage. This video Sarah Stroh shot in India shows just one way The Global Fund for Children helps children in the communities in India.

Obeetee: We Are Watching

 

Video: Nobody asked Obeetee to help the farmers, the land that surrounds the main campus. Yet, that is what Obeetee did when it built its Water Treatment Facility.

As a company, they are watching.

Happy Holi

As we enter into Holi weekend here in India, I though I would show you colors of our last week in India. Happy Holi.

What's New

Due Process Stable Trading Company Announces Promotions

Due Process Stable Trading Company is excited to announce the promotions of Mike Massmann as our new Senior Vice President, Neal Birnbaum as Vice President of Sales and the new addition of Allen Cappuccio as IT Director. Mike Massmann, former Vice President of Sales since early 2005, will advance to Senior Vice President. Mike has […]

Feizy Rugs Launches Pinteresting Dream Room Contest

“Pin Your Dream Room” Contest Has Followers Building a Room from the Rug Up DALLAS, TX – Oct. 21, 2014 – Feizy Rugs is giving their followers a chance to win their dream room by building it from the rug up in their “Pin Your Dream Room” contest on Pinterest. Running now through November 14, […]

Feizy Introduces New Fall Catalog at High Point

New Catalog Showcases New Intros and a Reimagined Magazine Layout DALLAS, TX – Oct. 17, 2014 – Feizy Rugs, one of the largest rug manufacturers in North America, will release its latest catalog showcasing the hottest trends in new rugs for the fall season at the High Point Market. The nearly 400-page catalog features an […]

Knotted Rugs

Child Labor In India: By The Numbers

By the Department of Labor’s own study, child labor in India is a non-problem.

Combining household child labor not living with their parents (148), and factory child labor not living with their parents (270), creates an at-risk population for the handmade rug industry of (418) children under the age of 18, according to a major study paid for by the US Department of Labor covering the years 2009-2011…

Visit to the Care & Fair Schools

I have never seen a happier bunch of school children, ever. They wanted to learn. They were smiling. I visited three schools and saw the same thing—happy children. Care & Fair helps over 2,500 students a year. They also help women through the Women Empowerment Clinics. Most of these women have moved to the area […]

Hear the sounds, see the movements

Many hands are involved in the making of one hand knotted rug. This video is but a glimpse into the process of rug making.

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This collection is art. Each rug is a breathtaking manifestation of an Irish poem or legend. The Legends Signature Collection by Kathleen Mooney is simply stunning-almost too beautiful to walk on.

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This is the Fractal rug from the Del Rug series. The rug is completely customizable with a plethora of size options and over 200 color choices.

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Resort Collection NEW at Company C at High Point

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NEW Color Explosion at Capa at High Point

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Capa features new and traditional styles in rich, energetic colors. All rugs are handmade and there is a huge selection to choose from.

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NEW Sneak Peak at Global Views at High Point

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The Bezel Border Rug in ink and camel is a sneak peak of the Winter 2015 Collection. This line will be available in four sizes, is 100% wool, and is hand tufted and woven in India. The line will feature dynamic colors and exuberant patterns.

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