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Getting the perfect area rug for your living room, bedroom, and dining space is trickier than expected. Most times, you may find yourself searching for a piece you can't find in any shop. At Cyrus Artisan Rugs, we make it easier for you through our extensive collection of rugs. We have a showroom in Bloomington where you can find over 3,000 area rugs in different designs, patterns, textures, and colors.

Our collection of vintage and contemporary rugs are handcrafted from different countries. Whether you're looking for square area rugs or round area rugs, we have everything you need. We collaborate with some of the world's well-renowned designers and produce our private label designs.

Start decorating your space with bedroom area rugs and other stylish pieces from our carpet collection. We encourage rug collectors, enthusiasts, and designers to check our colorful inventory of rugs in different styles and designs. Our wide range of traditional and modern pieces will surely fit the interior of your personal or professional space.

Visit our showroom in Bloomington or explore our website to learn more about our rug patterns, style, designs, and manufacturing methods.

Our Rug Types and Styles

Our carpet collection in Atherton, CA includes tribal, traditional, contemporary, and transitional rugs. We have different styles depending on how you want to revamp your living space. These unique and chic pieces can enhance your room and make any space look brand new.

Tribal rugs originate from nomadic and semi-nomadic tribes in Iran, Turkey, Morocco, and Afghanistan. These carpets commonly feature bold and intricate patterns with cryptic and ancient symbols. Most of the design elements found on tribal rugs are stars, diamonds, fishes, camels, and scorpions.

Meanwhile, traditional rugs originated from Persian and Oriental cultures thousands of years ago. If tribal rugs are handmade with ancient drawings, traditional rugs have nature-inspired motifs like leaves and flowers. Both tribal and traditional rugs can help achieve a Bohemian or minimalist interior.

On the other hand, contemporary rugs are eclectic yet sophisticated. These carpets have subtle tones and simple designs with geometric shapes. At first glance, they seem like they'd fit right into an architectural handbook. After all, contemporary rugs are all about eye-catching and elegant designs. Their abstract approach and free-form style sets them apart from traditional area rugs.

If you want a rug with traditional and modern designs, consider decorating with transitional rugs. These elegant pieces come with fashion-forward styles and vintage color schemes. Transitional rugs have a range of color motifs, designs, and palettes compatible with minimalist, modern, and industrial interior designs.

Rug Brands and Designers

At Cyrus Rugs, we take pride in our remarkable team of designers behind our elegant and high-quality rugs. We ensure that each piece is meticulously planned and handcrafted from brainstorming to handcrafting. Our team is composed of internationally acclaimed designers such as Thomas O'Brien, Erbil Tezcan, James Tufenkian, Kevin Waltz, and Jenny Jones.

Thomas O'Brien uniquely creates his designs through “warm modernism.” He blends traditional rugs to transform vintage pieces into something modern. The defining feature of his designs focuses on color, scale, shape, and line.

On the other hand, Erbil Tezcan interprets day-to-day observations by incorporating ancient architecture, nature, and art in his designs. He gets inspiration from the surroundings and applies it to each pattern. Despite adding a personal touch to his designs, he still respects tradition.

Another award-winning designer is James Tufenkian, one of the pillars of the rug industry. He was recognized for his Tibetan pieces in the 1980s. Today, companies use Tufenkian's hard-carding and hand-spinning methods. He draws inspiration from the latest trends and adds his interpretation to each piece.

Next is Kevin Walz, a reputable designer awarded with the Interior Design Hall of Fame in 1994 and the Metropolitan Home Design 100 Hall of Fame in 1997. He is known for creating sophisticated and contemporary pieces.

Meanwhile, Jenny Jones believes that rugs can add personality and harmony to a dull room. As a visionary, she uses her designs as storytelling mediums. Her “Art on the Floor” creations are handcrafted from pure silk and spun wool.

The following are some of our designers included in our Bloomington showroom that Atherton, CA rug collectors can choose from:

  • Ralph Lauren
  • Barbara Barry
  • Kevin Walz
  • Kavi
  • Mark Pollack
  • Erbil Tezcan
  • Clodagh

At Cyrus Rugs, we also carry pieces from well-known brands such as Lapchi, Ralph Lauren, Kalaty, Safavieh, and Nourison.

Lapchi takes pride in its Tibetan craftsmanship, while Ralph Lauren pays tribute to America's rich heritage. On the other hand, Kalaty ensures that its artisans match their brand's vision and aesthetics. Meanwhile, Safavieh draws inspiration from the couture clothing movement with rugs from Persia, China, India, and Pakistan.

Here are the other brands you can find in our catalog:

  • Jaipur Living
  • Nourison
  • Tamarian
  • Tufenkian
  • Tibet Rug Company
  • Lapchi
  • Samad
  • Wool & Silk Rugs
  • Loloi Rugs

Manufacturing and Weaving Methods

Our collection is made up of handwoven and machine-made rugs. Below are the most common weaves in our catalog:

  • Hand-knotted
  • Flat-woven
  • Hand-loomed
  • Hand-tufted
  • Power-loomed
  • Machine-loomed

Hand-knotted rugs are woven masterpieces made from wool, silk, and cotton. These are valuable pieces from India, Tibet, China, and Afghanistan. These timeless pieces are keepsakes that can add warmth and create a great first impression.

Flat-woven rugs are durable, unique, and elegant, like handcrafted rugs. They're created using a simple weaving technique that translates to intricate designs and patterns. However, if you're looking for more affordable rugs, you may opt for synthetic or machine-loomed carpets. Even though they come with a lower price tag, you can still expect top-quality rugs with intricate designs perfect for any interior design.

Colors and Decorating Tips

Choosing the color of your rug can make or break your room's decor. Muted patterns that match your lighting and flooring will create a calming and elegant atmosphere. Beautifully patterned rugs, along with other home decors, can enhance the entire mood of your room.

Monochromatic colors such as black and white rugs can balance out the boldness of your space. Decorating with pastel shades or pale colors can also make a room feel more spacious. Meanwhile, muted colors like blue and green can add a touch of softness to your interior. For instance, you can choose 8x10 blue area rugs to neutralize your space.

Make sure to match your rug with your furniture. If you have bright walls, muted tans and soft shades of grey are a good color choice for your rug. But if you want to create a bolder ambiance, choose bright and vivid reds and oranges. Or go for dark-colored rugs for contrast.

Apart from considering the color of your rugs, finding the right patterns for your carpet also makes a big difference. For example, geometric and dimensional rugs can challenge you to decorate and use your space better. Meanwhile, round carpets and square rugs are ideal for smaller rooms. Rectangular rugs blend well with large open floors like living rooms, offices, and seating areas.

Finally, use rugs to make your spaces more versatile. However, don't be tempted to place intricate rugs in dining areas where spills are unavoidable. You may place your rug beneath your dining table, just make sure it's still visible even despite having the table and chairs on top.

When decorating your living room, make your rug your centerpiece and define it using your interior colors. For example, you can create an accent by using the colors of your sofa, tables, and cabinets.

Homes & Companies Served in Atherton, CA

Our team at Cyrus Rugs is committed to providing beautiful, high-quality rugs in Atherton, CA. Notable landmarks in Atherton, CA include Stanford University, Redwood Grill, Stanford Shopping Center, Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, and The Stanford Park Hotel. Top Fortune 500 companies nearby include Amazon, Wells Fargo, Oracle, Walmart, Google, Meta, Accenture, Infosys, Deloitte, and Salesforce.

Visit our showroom in Bloomington to check out our exquisite collection of rugs. We have a wide gallery featuring an array of classical, modern, and stylish area rugs. Feel free to schedule an appointment to closely look at our timeless and stylish masterpieces. We can even lay out our rugs side by side on our open wide hardwood floors so you can appreciate their beauty.

Our staff includes design experts who can assist you with the selection process. We offer a custom rug program, rug rentals, and carpet cleaning services. Here, you can create your design and ask us to construct the rug of your dreams.

No matter where you are in Bloomington or Atherton, CA, trust Cyrus Artisan Rugs for top-notch and beautifully patterned rugs. Don't hesitate to ask our designers for creative advice or visit our showroom at Bloomington. Purchase your rug today!

Frequently Asked Questions

Where to buy area rugs in Atherton, CA?

At Cyrus Artisan rugs, we showcase an array of rugs for avid collectors and homeowners. Whatever design or pattern you have in mind, we have you covered. Our professional designers are happy to assist you in choosing the perfect rug for your home or office. Our intricate pieces are available in different styles, sizes, and materials to suit your budget.

How to position an area rug in a bedroom?

Your bed can help you properly position your rug in the bedroom. Place your carpet under your bed or nightstand for a softer and warmer feel. Keep it perpendicular to the bed frame and maintain at least 18 to 24 inches of space around the rug.

Meanwhile, if you want to give your bedroom look more symmetrical, decorate with 8x10 bedroom rugs if you have a queen-size bed and 9x12 rugs for king-sized beds. Make sure that the rug is large enough to extend beyond the sides of the bed.

How to get wrinkles out of an area rug?

To safely remove the creases and folds from your rug, gently flatten them using an iron or hairdryer. Just be careful not to put your iron directly on top of the creased area to avoid permanent damage to the fibers. Instead, lay a damp towel on top or mist the area with clean water to relax the rug strands. Once the area is wet, use a comb to run smoothly on the rug until it returns to its normal appearance.

Can I store my wool rug in an unheated garage?

Since your rug is made of wool, we don't advise storing it in hot or cold surroundings. After all, extreme conditions could shorten the lifespan of your rug and damage its fibers. In particular, wool rugs could quickly dry rot when exposed to too much moisture.

Even unheated garages could still make your rug prone to humidity issues. Improper storage could also cause your rug to emit funky odors or be prone to cracking.

How do I store Persian rugs?

Store your Persian rugs properly by keeping them away from direct heat, sunlight, humidity, and moisture. Make sure you thoroughly clean your rugs first before storing them. If possible, lay your rug on a table or shelf to make them less prone to folds and creases. For better TLC, place plastic, cotton, or any breathable fabric to protect from direct light, dust, and insects.

The ideal storage area for your Persian rug is inside a well-ventilated room. Keep your carpet off the ground and avoid putting it in enclosed spaces like closets, attics, and basements. Don't keep it folded up for too long, and unroll your rug now and then to check its condition at least once a month.

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