Six “American Style” Examples of How Rugs Embellish a Room

Interior designers know most people embellish their homes with different furnishings, but sometimes overlook the significance of rugs. Not only do rugs beautify an area, they provide the foundation to build upon for all the other decorations in a particular room.

If you are considering a new rug, why not “Buy American” and support the artisans with the trend setting designs in rugs. Want to see their work? Here are six “American Style” examples of how rugs embellish a room.

Diane Paparo Studios, Ltd.

The bold Lotus rugs cleverly combine cut and loop; and low and high piles in distinct color combinations for a dynamic and harmonious composition. Made from the highest quality New Zealand wool, the Lotus rugs are hand-tufted in the USA by experienced craftsmen and feature natural hemp backing.

Elizabeth Eakins, Inc.

Elizabeth Eakins’ objective is to bring to market all natural fiber products that are the best available in how the vast assortment of rugs are designed and how they are made by hand in America. We need more products made in the US by local work forces.

Holland & Sherry

Holland & Sherry

Holland & Sherry

Holland & Sherry

Entirely customizable, the Holland & Sherry rug collection allows for almost unlimited flexibility of size, color or pattern. Their rugs are made from the highest quality materials (wool, vegetable fibers and even leather).

Edelman Leather

These rugs are made from leather and do not wear out, they wear in with age.Good leather is produced using hands, eyes, and sensitivity to a beautifully finished product.

Carousel Carpets

Carousel’s hand-tufting mill represents the epitome of our custom work. Almost anything is possible in terms of shape. Sizes can vary from a small welcome mat to a grand hotel lobby; The sky really is the limit.

Hillary Anapol

Hillary Anapol

Hillary Anapol

Hillary Anapol’s rugs are made in Nantucket by hand on traditional floor looms. She makes breathtaking cotton-linen & wool-linen woven rugs.

Do these examples cause you to look at “American Made” rugs in a different light? I hope they do because here are some examples of how I love to embellish a room.

Related Sites

Diane Paparo Studios, Ltd.

Elizabeth Eakins, Inc.

Holland & Sherry

Edelman Leather

Carousel Carpets

Hillary Anapol


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