Every beach wedding delivers the basics: salt air, gorgeous views, crashing waves and unmatched tranquility. Beyond those elements, what more do you need? Decor that is fit for a beach bride, that's what! Seaside motifs, whether subtle or over-the-top, can heighten an already breathtaking scene. Among the complementary imagery and materials for a beach wedding are ocean-derived items such as sea glass, starfish, sand dollars, coral fans and clam shells. Some brides can choose to go a little more nautical by incorporating sailor knots, rugged rope, fishing floats and anchors. Placing some palm leaves in strategic locations will up the tropical isle vibe. Check out a treasure trove of beautiful items from Etsy, Michaels, Walmart and more that will enrich your waterfront wedding.
It's time for the bridal shower, that celebratory event during which ladies "ooh" and "ahh" over the dessert bar, the fabulous décor and, most of all, the gifts. There's such fun to be had in watching a much-loved bride and her best gals bestow new goodies to help feather her nest. If you want to bypass the wedding registry, do so with an amazing gift that will leave her in awe. Plus, sometimes the bride leaves something necessary (think: a new tea kettle!) off her registry simply because she doesn't know she needs it. Trust us: She needs one of these chic items. So stop stressing about finding the perfect wedding gift because we found them for you at West Elm, Crate & Barrel, Anthropologie and more.
Even if Emily Post is not your north star of etiquette, it's still your bridal imperative to alert guests of your impending nuptials. Enter the always essential wedding save the date. Giving your guests a heads up is an opportunity to set the creative tone for your wedding. If a summer date is on the books, you can revel in the many seasonal motifs including palm trees, summer blooms, ocean waves, beaches, planes and the color aqua. Then pick some cool modes of construction: Bespoke cookies, matchboxes, paper airplanes and cocktail coasters can all be used as clever delivery systems for this early peek at your big day. Here are 12 delightful summer save the date styles to consider courtesy of Etsy, Zazzle, Minted and more.
Check out our favorite destination wedding spots, and get ready to pack your bags. From the beaches of New Zealand to the romantic countryside of France, these resorts and hotels are filled with culture, breathtaking views, and spectacular venues for your special day. Pro tip: Be sure to look up the marriage laws for the country you're wanting to get married in before you book anything.
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Constructing a classic contemporary design with splashes of flawless, bright coloring, this exquisite rug will emanate timeless ch...arm in any home decor. With both the tedious craftsmanship and rich history surrounding this classic hand-knotted rug, you are sure to be purchasing a piece that can be passed down for generations to come. With a timeless, hand crafted design that embodies both tradition and captivating craftsmanship, the flawlessness of these hand knotted rugs will create a sense of classic charm in any home decor. Lasting for twenty plus years, this enticing piece is well worth it's price, However, in order to retain its flawlessness, it is crucial several steps are taking during care and cleaning. High powered vacuums often pull out the back of rugs, causing sprouts and an overall unattractive appearance of a once exquisite piece. To prevent this, place your vacuum on the edge of the rug, using a low setting, or use hand held attachments when cleaning. ''Pantone'' Colors include: Teal (18-5606), Beige (15-1314), Moss (17-6212), Mocha (17-1147), Mocha (19-1320), Olive (18-0332), Taupe (17-1230), Beige (17-1320), Gold (16-0945) Wool read more
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The very definition of sophistication. Hand-loomed in India, the Lennon Collection is a graceful blend of wool and viscose. An emb...ossed-like pattern dappled with tonal striations, the Lennon resonates in a variety of decor styles.Care Instructions: Clean spills immediately by blotting with a clean, white dry sponge or cloth. Avoid exposure to all liquids. Appropriate rug pad is highly recommended on all surfaces to prevent slipping, add cushion, and improve durability. For vacuuming, use a vacuum cleaner without a beater bar or one where you can set the bar to the highest pile setting. If your vacuum has variable power settings, set on low. Vacuum full length of the rug, turn and repeat to the next area, rather than back and forth motion. 65% Viscose - 23% Cotton - 8% Polyester - 4% Wool read more
Meet Pasargad's Ferehan Collection. Made with all natural, muted dyes, these soft-colored river-washed rugs are sure to enhance an...d compliment your elegant home decor. These one of a kind rugs are hand-made and hand-knotted in Turkey by master weavers... read more
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The brand Pasargad is the perfect blend of class and elegance. These Modern rugs are sure to add a touch of modern elegance to any... room in your home. These rugs are made of pure silk and wool, and hand-knotted for the ultimate in luxury and durability. The varying pile heights will add a spark of interest to these rugs. Each rug has a dense, soft pile and excellent quality, to ensure that you will enjoy the look and feel of your rug for years to come. read more
Tabriz Design rugs are distinguished by their excellent weave and by their remarkable adherence to the classical traditions of ant...ique Persian rug design. Add a magnificent accent to your home with the Tabriz Floral collection. With each rug in this collection, Pasargad recreates the majesty of a timeless Persian classic, updated with a modern color scheme and a delicate weave. The Lamb's wool is hand knotted, and woven into these classic designs. The elegance and durability of these rugs will insure that they will be a favorite for years to come. read more
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The brand Pasargad is the perfect blend of class and elegance. These rugs bring traditional sophistication to your home. These rug...s feature 100% fine silk & wool, hand-knotted into elegant designs, perfect for your elegant decor. The varying pile heights will add a spark of interest to these rugs. Each rug has a dense, soft pile and excellent quality, to ensure that you will enjoy the look and feel of your rug for years to come. read more
Sultanabad design, hand-knotted Indian rug. Natural Dyed. Fine weave. 100% lamb's wool. Very good for high traffic areas. This rug... has a dense, soft pile, and excellent quality, to ensure that you will enjoy the look and feel of your rug for years to come. From India. read more
This fabulous Hand-Knotted carpet has been created and designed for extra strength and durability. This rug has been handcrafted f...or weeks in the traditional method that is used to make Fine Oriental Rugs. This is truly a one-of-kind piece. Exact Rug Size in Feet and Inches: 9'1" x 12'2" Main Rug Color: Beige Rug Border Color: Navy Blue Other Colors of the Rug: Dark Green, Ivory, Silver Blue, Salmon, Yellow Rug Pile: New Zealand Wool Rug's Foundation: Cotton Rug Shape: Square Design: Oriental Weave Type: Hand-Knotted Category: Fine Oriental. WHY A HAND KNOTTED ORIENTAL RUG?Although this can be quite a controversial subject for artists worldwide but it has been found that the Hand Knotted Rugs do not attain the kind of appreciation they deserve. In fact, artists have their easel and paints, model or landscapes for creating extraordinary works of art. However, a weaver is just a part of the whole line of skilled artisans devoted to bring such exquisite masterpieces to life.Crafted for thousands of years, Oriental and Persian rugs have a rustic appearance that appeals to admirers of this art. These are creations quite similar to the fine art varieties with master-weavers and popular artisans crafting magical designs for centuries. In fact, the industry sustains a whole lot of workers, which tends to support entire families of such artistic weaves, preparing superior weaves until finishing a product. It might take days to months to ensure that such artistic items are presented superbly.It is quite an amazing art that creates One of a kind rugs, which is already been created before the masterpiece is out there. The artists that have been working in the line to develop these rugs for years, in which the artist stencils out the illustration of the design, selecting colors carefully, with symmetry maintained in a complex and intricate pattern. The design level is depending on the number of knots per square inch of the rug. These rugs are completed in a workshop, displaying soft floral designs in various hues, tribal Rugs with simple, geometric lines having agricultural and natural charm.The wool must be prepared for weaving dependent on the design and intended rug use. The wool type is carefully considered that again depends on the design intended to be used on the rug. For rugs with more rustic design weavers prefer using coarser wool variety. There are also the Silk Rugs that combine high quality silk materials to create amazing figurines. Hand spun wool is used to induce an effect with different volumes of dye absorbed into the material for a more natural appearance. Only after the dye process is complete the weaving begins. Also, until the loom is prepared the rug cannot be knotted.The warp strings are interwoven down the length of the room, which can take days to complete. The finest rugs are made of silk as it is finer than cotton and wool allowing more strings to attach to the loom. Thus higher knot count is achieved, which allows finer designs to be created. There are weavers in the field that have been working for years to create Wool And Silk Rugs. Regions of Middle East, Persia, Afghanistan, Arabia and even the South Asian countries like India, Nepal, China, Pakistan are considered the hub of these fine art makings. Artisans skilled over centuries are still indebted to the line of creating intricate artwork on beautifully woven rugs.There are the blue, red, yellow, gold, silver and absolutely any kind of hue that is brought to live when these weavers spin their magic! Having expertise and experience in the line, these weavers might just have their families devoted to the field for decades. Their high quality Hand Woven Rugs has attained great accolades from admirers of the art all over the world. Often these people aren�t quite given the acknowledgement they should receive from the textile export industry, yet it is known to be costing from a few hundred dollars to millions of dollars spend to avail pieces of rugs that are certainly one of a kind!A fine example of a traditional hand knotted carpet, is a not tufted one or a hooked or machine made rug.A true hand made oriental rug, is a very high quality and very well defined rug that will last a lifetime and preserve its value, if kept in a good condition.Fine Oriental rugs can have a great color combination as well as a monochromatic tone. Some of the most common motifs can be floral accents, exotic animals and geometric patterns, that add to the esoteric beauty of this fine work of art under your feet.Our hand knotted rugs are offered here at a unique and desirable price which is a fraction of its actual value. Professional packing and shipping anywhere in the world and fully insured. read more
The brand Pasargad is the perfect blend of class and elegance. These Transitiona rugs are sure to add a touch of modern elegance t...o any room in your home. These rugs are made of pure silk and wool, and hand-knotted for the ultimate in luxury and durability. The varying pile heights will add a spark of interest to these rugs. Each rug has a dense, soft pile and excellent quality, to ensure that you will enjoy the look and feel of your rug for years to come. read more
The brand Pasargad is the perfect blend of class and elegance. These rugs bring traditional sophistication to your home. These rug...s feature 100% Premium Silk & Wool, hand-knotted into elegant designs, perfect for your elegant decor. The varying pile heights will add a spark of interest to these rugs. Each rug has a dense, soft pile and excellent quality, to ensure that you will enjoy the look and feel of your rug for years to come. read more
The brand Pasargad is the perfect blend of class and elegance. These Transitiona rugs are sure to add a touch of modern elegance t...o any room in your home. These rugs are made of pure bamboo silk, and hand-knotted for the ultimate in luxury and durability. The varying pile heights will add a spark of interest to these rugs. Each rug has a dense, soft pile and excellent quality, to ensure that you will enjoy the look and feel of your rug for years to come. read more