Nejad Rugs: A Beautiful Oriental Runner for a Philadelphia Townhouse’s Narrow Staircase

Philadelphia, with its blend of historic charm and modern sophistication, offers
a unique backdrop for interior design. In the heart of this city’s center, a
particular townhouse stands out, thanks to the exquisite addition of a Nejad
Rug’s hand-knotted wool stair runner, featuring a classic Herati design. This
installation not only highlights their unparalleled expertise in working with
challenging staircases, but also showcases the enduring quality of their rugs
and runners.
Beautiful Oriental Runner for Philadelphia Townhouse Narrow Staircase
The Challenge of a Narrow Staircase
Narrow staircases, typical in many Philadelphia townhouses, pose a significant
challenge for a runner installation. The precision required to fit a stair
runner in such a confined space with protruding newel posts cannot be overstated.
Nejad Rugs, with their seasoned expertise, embraced this challenge in their
clients’ beautiful center city townhouse. Their highly skilled and experienced
installer meticulously measured and planned the installation, ensuring a perfect
fit that complements the staircase’s dimensions.
Nejad Provides High Level Staircase Runner Installation Services
The Artistry of Hand-Knotted Wool and Herati Design
The choice of material and design speaks volumes about the homeowner’s
taste and the installer’s finesse. High quality, hand-knotted wool
oriental rugs are world renowned for their durability, often lasting for
generations. Nejad’s Herati Design M011 is a testament to their weaver’s
skill, culminating in a stair runner that is not just a floor covering,
but a piece of art.

The Herati design, with its origins in Persian artistry, adds an element of
timeless elegance and is an especially easy design to incorporate with other
Oriental rugs, fabrics, wall coverings and art. Its intricate pattern and
subtle color variations perfectly enhance the aesthetic appeal of this
townhouse’s interior, creating a warm and inviting ambiance.

Nejad’s Expert Installation
The installation process of this stair runner was a spectacle of skill and
precision. Nejad’s adept installer, with his in-depth knowledge of textile
behavior and space aesthetics, ensured that every inch of the runner was
perfectly aligned. The challenge of the narrow staircase was met with
innovative techniques that guaranteed a smooth and seamless fit. The final
result was a beautifully laid runner that gracefully cascaded down the stairs,
becoming an integral part of the townhouse’s character.

Durability and Longevity
One of the most remarkable features of Nejad’s stair runners is their
durability. The high-quality wool used in this hand-knotted masterpiece is
known for its resilience. It withstands heavy foot traffic, maintaining its
elegance over many years. This longevity is a crucial factor for homeowners,
as it ensures that their investment continues to enhance their home’s beauty
and comfort for a long time.

Transformative Impact and Client Satisfaction
The transformation brought about by this installation was immediate and
profound. The homeowner’s satisfaction was evident in their appreciation
of the runner’s beauty and the quality of Nejad’s work. The stair runner
did not just meet their expectations – it exceeded them!

Nejad Rugs’ installation in this Philadelphia center city townhouse is a
testament to their extensive long runner inventory and their high level
installation services. The hand-knotted wool stair runner, with its elegant
Herati design, not only beautified a narrow staircase but also promised years
of enduring quality. It stands as a shining example of how the right choice
in home decor can transform a space, melding artistry with practicality. For
those looking to elevate their home interiors, Nejad Rugs offers not just a
product, but a legacy of beauty and durability.

Oriental Rugs: The Perfect Addition to Your Home Library for Style and Comfort

Nejad's Antique Persian Rug in Client's Philadelphia Suburb Home Library
Nejad’s Antique Persian Rug in Client’s Philadelphia Suburb Home Library

Whether planning a small corner reading nook or designating an entire room, when it
comes to creating a cozy and inviting home library, every detail matters. From the
choice of furniture to the selection of lighting and décor, each element plays a
vital role in setting the right ambiance for a reading haven. One of the most
important elements that makes a significant impact is the rug. In particular, Oriental
rugs have a timeless charm that pairs exceptionally well with the classic comfort of
leather and upholstered furniture. In this blog, we’ll explore why Nejad Oriental rugs
are the perfect choice for your home’s reading space, especially when aiming for that
signature Ralph Lauren decor look or your favorite library’s reading room.

Timeless Elegance of Oriental Rugs

Nejad's Antique Persian Heriz Rug in Reading Nook
Nejad’s Antique Persian Heriz Rug in Reading Nook

Oriental rugs, also known as Persian rugs, have been woven by skilled artisans for
centuries. Their intricate patterns, rich colors, and high-quality craftsmanship make
them a testament to timeless elegance. When you step into a room adorned with an
Oriental rug, you’re not just walking on a floor covering; you’re entering a space
steeped in history and culture.

Harmonizing with Leather

Nejad's M023GOBR Signature Tabriz Beige Burgundy in 
          Client's Bucks County PA Home Library
Nejad’s M023GOBR Signature Tabriz Beige Burgundy in Client’s Bucks County PA Home Library

Rich leathers from fabric companies such as Kravet, Schumacher, Villa Nova, Lee Jofa
and Pinder and Carnegie are synonymous with luxury and comfort, particularly Ralph
Laurens leather furniture collections. The soft, supple leather of sofas and armchairs
provides a sense of warmth and sophistication. Pairing this comfort with one of Nejad’s
Oriental rug’s plush texture creates a tactile experience that’s unmatched. The smooth
leather and soft rug fibers create a delightful contrast that complements each other

Versatile Design

Nejad's M010MTRT Baktiari in New Hope Pennsylvania Client's Arts & Crafts 
         Style Home Library
Nejad’s M010MTRT Baktiari in New Hope Pennsylvania Client’s Arts & Crafts Style Home Library

One of the remarkable features of handmade Oriental rugs is their versatility in design.
Whether your home library follows a traditional, rustic, or modern aesthetic, with
Nejad’s inventory of over 10,000 handmade rugs, you’ll be sure to find an Oriental rug
to suit your style and price range that resonates with your personal taste and
complements your furniture seamlessly.

Nejad rugs come in many various designs, sizes and color palettes, however professional
interior designers continue to favor time tested Serapi and Heriz rugs for home library
projects. These gorgeous rugs feature geometric motifs, either in all over design or
with a bold center medallions in the most sought after colors ranging from warm rusts,
deep navies, jeweled tone reds, mellowed antiqued ivory, and soft melon.

Enhancing Acoustics
Nejad's M023GOBK Tabriz in Pennsylvania Clients Home Combination Library Office

Nejad’s M023GOBK Tabriz in Pennsylvania Clients Home Combination Library Office

A home library is not just about aesthetics; it’s also about creating a serene reading
environment. Nejad’s Oriental rugs play a surprising role in enhancing the acoustics of
your space. Their dense pile and thick construction help absorb sound, reducing echoes
and creating a quieter atmosphere. This is especially important in a reading space
where you want to focus on reading without distractions.

Investment in Quality

Nejad's T103BNBN Modern Aubusson in Client's Villanova Pennsylvania 
          Quiet Reading Nook with English Revolving Bookcase Table
Nejad’s T103BNBN Modern Aubusson in Client’s Villanova Pennsylvania Quiet Reading Nook with English Revolving Bookcase Table

Choosing a Nejad Oriental rug for your home library is not just a design decision; it’s
an investment in quality. These rugs are known for their durability and longevity. When
properly cared for, they can last for generations, making them a valuable addition to
your home. Unlike mass-produced rugs, Nejad Oriental rugs are hand-woven with
extreme care and attention to detail, ensuring that you’re purchasing a piece of
art that will stand the test of time.
stand the test of time.

Public Library Spaces as Inspiration

Nejad Antique Ziegler Mahal Rug in Reading Nook
Nejad Antique Ziegler Mahal Rug in Reading Nook

Many of the country’s most prestigious libraries have the most beautifully decorated
spaces filled with bookshelf lined walls, rich wood moldings, classic library tables,
comfortable upholstered chairs and sofas, and Oriental rugs. These spectacular rooms
offer the best in design to help you generate ideas on a smaller scale for your home

In conclusion, if you’re looking to create a home library or a small reading space that
exudes comfort and sophistication, consider adding a Nejad Oriental rug. The timeless
elegance, versatile design, acoustic benefits, and long-lasting quality of a Nejad
Oriental rug make it the ideal choice for this intimate space. With over four decades
of working with the country’s top interior designers, our experienced staff can help
you choose the perfect Oriental rug to create your home library, not only be a place
to escape into your favorite books but also a haven of style and comfort and a truly
inviting retreat.

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