How to Work Persian RugsEven Edgar Allen Poe understood the value of carpets, when he wrote, "the soul of the apartment is the carpet. In Persian, carpet literally means "to spread," as in to spread across one's floor. Persian rug weaving has a vibrant history, and dates back to Ancient Persia. Today you can still find handwoven Persian carpets, although modern technology has made it cheaper and quicker to produce these beautiful rugs.
Ultra-modern living room featuring lengthy white pillow backed sectional wrapped around large grey minimalist ottoman is fully sunlit via floor to ceiling glass in distance. Slick dark wood wall on left holds white shelving and media mount.