Trend Alert 2017: Butterflies

Trend Alert 2017: Butterflies

By: David Neishabori           Look for butterflies to make a big splash in 2017!  They’re being seen everywhere, as happy motifs in clothing, jewelry and home décor.  Butterflies symbolize grace and optimism, and are no longer being reserved...
The Origin of Tree-0f-Life Rug Designs

The Origin of Tree-0f-Life Rug Designs

Tree-of-life designs are one of the oldest religious symbols found in rug design. They pre-date both Islam and Christianity and are found throughout all weaving cultures. Listed below are some examples of several different cultures interpretation of the Tree of Life.