Choosing A Rug

What makes us unique?

Our no obligation, in home, on your floor viewing service. This enables you or your designer, with our help, to select the best rug that suits your space.

We are a New Zealand owned business, kiwis who for the last 20 years have traveled the world sourcing the best rugs for New Zealand’s leading designers & decor retailers.

How does it work?

Simple – browse the rugs below to get an idea what you think might suit you – colour, style, size etc. Then just drop us an email, rugsinyourhome@gmail.com & we will contact you to discuss how we can work with you to select that special rug that best suits your space.

Even if you do not see a colour or style you like, bookmark this blog & check us out in a few weeks, as we have stock arriving all the time & with most of our rugs, no two are the same.

For out-of-Auckland customers, please note prices may vary.  Rugs can be viewed by arrangement through our Agents in your area.

Choosing a rug – (Marilyn Cleland, Interior Designer, Tauranga)

Rugs are an essential decorating accessory but choosing the correct colour & style has always been a challenge. The role of a rug in the total decor of a home is varied, often they need to dominate & create a conversation area & in other situations the role of the rug is to create a background to blend with existing furnishings.

For a long time there has been nothing new on the rug scene, but the good news is, that has just changed.

At long last over dyed Turkish rugs have arrived in New Zealand. These stunning rugs are made by stripping most of the original colour from a vintage  rug, then over dying the wool. The rugs original pattern is still retained but now adds different values to the rugs new over dyed colour.

These rugs are available in both fashion colours & gorgeous muted shades, they can be placed directly into traditional decors & also work well in very modern settings. One design shows a patchwork effect created by cutting & stitching several smaller rugs together. These rugs are works of art & become collectors items.

Over dyed vintage rugs are available in a range of sizes to suit most rooms.

Read more about vintage over-dyed & patchwork rugs

They start out as genuine vintage rugs that have the pile trimmed back & then over-dyed with a strong dominant single colour. The end result to is a very contemporary but distinctive, one off floor covering that allows you to instantly enhance or make a statement to any urban space. Patchwork rugs are pieces of vintage rugs that are hand selected & matched, then joined together (blanket stitch) & lined on the reverse with a heavy cotton backing. The rug is then over-dyed. Vintage over-dyed patchwork rugs are very strong & can handle placement in heavy traffic areas.

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