ASID Illinois North Shore Peer Group Meeting at OIR

Last week, we hosted ASID’s Illinois North Shore Peer Group meeting at our Evanston showroom. Nearly twenty designers and vendors were treated to a delicious lunch, followed up by a tour of our original location. The tour included a demonstration of rug cleaning in the three story plant, a view of our Read More

2021-02-25T22:06:49+00:00February 25, 2021|

Tamarian Carpets Takes Chicago Designers Deep into the World of Rug Making

An Oscar Isberian Blog by Diane Cotton Caplan   Did you know that an 8x10 hand-knotted carpet actually takes a village to create? From the sheep farmers, shearing experts, wool spinners and small-batch dyers to the pattern designers, master weavers, washers, rug finishers, import specialists and customs officers, upwards of Read More

2021-02-25T02:22:29+00:00February 25, 2021|

Carpets for a Cause 2019

Standing-Room-Only Crowd at Oscar Isberian’s Third-Annual Carpets for a Cause By Diane Cotton Caplan When the Chicago design community comes together for charity, magic can happen. Such was the case Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at Oscar Isberian Rugs’ third-annual Carpets for a Cause fundraiser to benefit DesignsforDignity.org. Read Read More

2021-02-25T00:36:52+00:00February 25, 2021|

WordPress Resources at SiteGround

WordPress is an award-winning web software, used by millions of webmasters worldwide for building their website or blog. SiteGround is proud to host this particular WordPress installation and provide users with multiple resources to facilitate the management of their WP websites: Expert WordPress Hosting SiteGround provides superior WordPress hosting focused Read More

2018-08-15T11:50:35+00:00August 15, 2018|

Carpets for a Cause: A Rousing Success at Oscar Isberian

What a night! Beautiful handmade rugs imagined by a selection of Chicago's most influential designers and architects, all to benefit DesignsforDignity.org; it was an inspired collaboration! We could not be prouder to have played a part in this meaningful event. The initial idea sounded simple. Invite a group of infinitely talented Read More

2017-10-27T11:18:51+00:00October 27, 2017|

Domotex 2012

I will be attending Domotex 2012 this weekend, the only occasion where all the major rug and carpet suppliers of the World come together to hinchable present the most complete range of floor coverings available. Highlights include: Souk Deluxe, where traditional techniques meet contemporary design. Designers experiment with materials with Read More

2012-02-12T00:00:00+00:00February 12, 2012|

Spirit Awards Kickoff Party

With over 300 in attendance Wednesday at the Herman Miller Showroom (Merchandise Mart, Chicago) the annual kickoff party was a success! Hundreds from the design industry joined together in support of Design for Dignity, a non-profit committed to "supporting the spirit through DESIGN". "The need is extraordinary and the solution Read More

2011-03-21T00:00:00+00:00March 21, 2011|