Our collection of rug refrence books

Come by our studio, see where your rug is being cleaned, and browse our book and magazine collection.

Great Oriental Rug Resources, and Handmade and Antique Rug Information

Great Rug Fun in Scotts Valley

Slawinski Auction Company is offering increasing lots of antique handmade carpets. Their auctions are great fun!

Interesting Blogspots

Information Links We Love
(Doris Duke’s Islamic art collection)

Fun Reading

The Root of Wild Madder, Brian Murphy (2005) Simon & Schuster
Read a review of this engrossing book here:
See also

A Perfect Red, Amy Butler Greenfield (2005) HarperCollinsPublishers

The Rug Merchant, Meg Mullins (2006) Viking

When a Dragon Winks, Emmett Eilland (2009) CreateSpace

The Blood of Flowers, Anita Amirrezvani (2007) Little, Brown and Company

Useful Links

Glass coatings for protection against sun fade

Info for rug cleaners
Sellers of antique textiles

Beautiful custom made rugs
Timberlake Textiles

"Aaron did such a nice job with this rug. I’m really excited to see the expression on my friend’s face when he receives it. Tell Aaron that I appreciate the fact he got the red bleed out."

John Schumacher
Wine Shepherd
Hallcrest Vineyards