Accenting and Brazilian Cowhide Rugs

Accenting your home If you are interested in making a truly captivating living space you will discover that painting alone is not enough. Once the paint job has been adjusted to suit your taste, there comes the part where the room takes a life of its own. For larger areas, a carpet may help complement the furniture but for walls or hallways, a simple but luxurious rug may be all it takes. Because of their natural properties, leather products are often preferred as they are easy to maintain an...

Your Home and Office Décor is Incomplete without Hide Rugs

Your Home and Office Décor is Incomplete without Hide Rugs Carpets and rugs have been the part and parcel of décor in human civilisations for centuries. However, nothing looks more stylish and luxurious than natural hide rugs. While there is little doubt that these natural hide rugs add style and class to your interior décor, these accessories are also very durable and long lasting. Hide rugs are tanned with special techniques that eliminate odour and any chance of shredding and disintegrat...

Eco-friendly Sheepskin Home Décor

Eco-friendly Sheepskin Home Décor Leather Products and Sheepskin in Europe From far back in time, especially in the temperate region of Europe, sheep skin has been used for clothing. As technology continues to advance, more materials have been developed and are useful in making rugs and leather products like cushions for the home. However, the sheep skin rug has managed to bear the brunt of time and remains an exquisite addition to any home. Among the reasons that sheep skin has stood the tes...

How to create a cosy home with an Animal Hide Rug

How to create a cosy home with an Animal Hide Rug Most people put the idea of having an animal hide rug within their home out of their minds, as they are fearful that the design thereof will not fit in with their current style. The fact is, animal hide rugs will fit in with almost all designs. Animal hide rugs will blend in with most interior designs, whilst adding additional luxury and charm to any room. An animal hide rug hosts exceptional insulation qualities, which means you could potenti...

Why is Sheepskin Used for Rugs?

Why is Sheepskin Used for Rugs? Wool is one of the softest, warmest materials available and the added bonus is that it is incredibly hard wearing. The natural oils in the wool help to prevent dirt and grime from clinging to the fibres and also protect it from degrading over time. Sheepskin is widely used across a range of industries for products such as hats, gloves, slippers, seat covers and rugs. Sheepskin is also used to pad many products such as saddles and boots because of its soft, dens...

Sheepskin Rugs and the UK Climate

Selection of Unique Sheep Skin Rugs in the UK Unique Sheep Breeds and Good Interior Rugs There are a few unique brands within the UK that produce very good rugs for the house. The variations in the colour and texture can help in placing the rug appropriately. For instance Icelandic sheep have nice long fleece with dense hair that’s silky soft. The gold blend of colours in the coats of this breed make it suitable for wall setting and any position that requires something eye catching. On the co...