Winter 2011 Rug Preview
Home & Textiles Today Staff -- Home Textiles Today, May 12, 2011
Nourison's Lake rug is hand tufted in the company's heaviest dense wool pile. Made in India, its construction is 75% New Zealand wool and 25% viscose. Designs are transitional and abstract.
cmi is launching seven new collections, including Olivera. These pieces employ Thimbleberries fabric colors and durable alternating braid construction. Made of 70% polyester and 30% cotton, Olivera reversible rugs come in dusty shale, soft black, vintage blue, light parsley, cranberry blend, and warm chestnut.
Company C's new Mayfield rug, seen here in the cream colorway, is part of the Summer Brights collection of painterly floral hooked rugs made of 100% wool.
828 International Trading Co. is introducing the Ellington collection of traditional and transitional styles. Made in India, these 60-count wool-and-silk rugs are hand-tufted and acid washed and feature some hand-carved details.
Shaw Living's designer collection with Angela Adams grows this market with the addition of Modern Comfort, a grouping of machine-woven U.S.A.-made rugs constructed of the company's "EverTouch" nylon fiber.
Mednick Talks to HTT about Online Trends for Textiles