Show Preview July 2017

Rug Gallery

A preview of area rugs on display during the AmericasMart Atlanta International Area Rug Market, July 12 to 16 and Las Vegas Market, July 30 to Aug. 3, 2017

Ethnic Influence

The Moroccan Shag Collection, inspired by authentic Moroccan rug designs, includes the MRS02 Cream option shown. Made with polypropylene friese, the rug presents woven linear patterns with twisted fringe and a soft shag pile. Nourison, 800-223-1110,

Wool & Silk Sophisticate

The Mystique Collection of transitional hand-carved rugs is made in India with raw, hand-spun, hand-knotted virgin New Zealand wool and the finest raw silk. Sophisticated abstract designs are highlighted with bright, enchanting shades. Shown is the MYS-14 Orange design. Amer Rugs, 770-300-0900,

Wool Flatweaves

The Tahoe Collection of quarter-inch pile height wool flatweaves in transitional and Southwest designs is machine-loomed in Turkey. Shown is Ivory Bungalow style. Kas Rugs, Inc., 800-967-4254,

Berber Tribute

Handmade by artisans in Nepalese facilities, Rabat natural black (shown) and Rabat natural white rugs are made with 100 percent Himalayan wool. The natural undyed heavy pile wool pays homage to the carpets made by Berber tribes that live in the Atlas Mountains. Tufenkian Artisan Carpets, 503-222-3428,

Vintage-Look Medallions

The Touchstone Collection introduces designs by Patina Vie, the lifestyle brand that translates antique style elements into contemporary looks. Touchstone rugs feature an eclectic style mix from contemporary to re-imagined Persians in neutral palettes with indigo, bronze, black and gold accents. The rugs are made with exclusive SmartStrand Silk, which combines softness with premium lifetime stain and soil resistance. Shown is Martinique Hazelnut. Karastan, 800-845-8877,

Natural Beauty

Summer introductions include the debut of Nikki Chu indoor-outdoor rug designs, new outdoor pillows added to the Veranda Collection, and additions to the Catalina, Desert and Naturals Tobago Indoor-Outdoor Collections. Shown is NAT23 from the Naturals Tobago Collection. The rug features braided patterns made with soft, durable 100 percent natural jute. Jaipur Living, 888-676-7330,

Outdoor Ease

The company’s Outdoor Rug Program is expanding with five new designs. Intricate weave patterning and designer colorations are being highlighted, including the North Shore Lagoon design (shown) that includes a cool blue and neutral color palette. Treasure Garden,,

Softness & Sheen

The Taos Collection presents modern “erased” designs that include subtle hints of tribal and Southwestern influences. The rugs are hand-knotted in an especially soft weave using 100 percent premium hand-spun wool. A special finishing technique imparts a lustrous sheen. Shown is design TS-325. Kalaty Rug Corp., 800-255-7847,

Modern Global

The Bohemian Collection, machine woven in Egypt with 100 percent polypropylene, offers a modern take on global influences. The palette features warm tones of magenta, tangerine, and citron, and cool shades of amethyst and light turquoise balanced by earthy charcoal and oyster. Exploring the use of graphic tile patterns, traditional folk motifs and large-scale Persian medallions, a textured yarn system has been used for added dimension. Oriental Weavers USA, 800-832-8020,

Abstract Contemporary

The Sateen Collection includes this power-loomed contemporary design made in Turkey with 80 percent polypropylene and 20 percent polyester. It is offered in silver/beige (shown), aqua, blue and silver and in 4- by 6-, 5.3- by 7.7-, 8- by 10- and 9- by 12-foot sizes. Tufan Rugs, 713-988-7779,

Handmade Moderns

Ember Collection rugs feature inviting, modern designs in bold colors. The rugs are handmade in India with 100 percent wool. Available in fives sizes, eight colorways are offered: dark blue, gold/multi, multi, gray, blue, teal, multi/yellow, multi/plum. Dynamic Rugs, 800-356-6701,

Wool & Cotton

The Enzo Collection brings the beauty of nature-inspired designs to life. Made with an all-natural wool fiber and cotton blend, each rug is hand-tufted to create accentuated organic patterns with a three-dimensional effect. Feizy, 800-779-0877,

Fringe Fest

The Austin Collection includes hand-knotted transitional designs made in India with 100 percent wool. The construction presents a ribbed effect and braided fringe with a half-inch pile height. KAS Rugs, Inc., 800-967-4254,

Astounding Illusion

From the Veronica Collection, Lydia in gray projects the look of stone mosaic flooring. The rug is power loomed in Turkey with 100 percent polyester. nuLOOM, 646-964-5518,

Color Outside

The Rope Walk Collection of outdoor rugs offers bright, crisp colors in a border design to create fun, bold statements. Available in multiple colors and sizes, the rugs are made with 100 percent polypropylene. Colonial Mills, Inc., 800-343-9339,

Hide Mosaic

The Tahoe Collection includes the Cloud design hand-crafted in India with natural, un-dyed cowhide. The mosaic is created with pieces of hair-on-hide leather hand-placed by master craftsmen. Sizes offered include: 3.5 by 5.5, 5 by 8, 8 by 11 and 9.5 by 13 feet. Jaunty, Co., Inc., 800-323-3342,