010: Mid-Century Swedish Rya

return to our site Brief Scandinavian History to the Viking Age Scandinavia is a region in northern Europe that shares many linguistic and cultural aspects. It consists of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden. It is sometimes loosely expanded to include it’s fellow Nordic countries of Finland and Iceland as well. The first people migrated to the region around 15,000 years ago followingContinue reading “010: Mid-Century Swedish Rya”

004: High Atlas Moroccan Ouaouzguite Rug

return to our site Moroccan Rugs & The West In recent years, the west has been quite inspired by Moroccan rug design. This began in the 19th and early 20th century, when European artists including Delacroix and Matisse traveled to Morocco and put to canvas their fascination with Orientalism. It continued into the middle ofContinue reading “004: High Atlas Moroccan Ouaouzguite Rug”