WILLIAMSBURG®, Capel carry color throughout the home with new collection of rugs
The WILLIAMSBURG® color story continues with the launch of a refreshing collection of casual rugs by Capel at the July Atlanta Rug Market. In a variety of patterns and textures from a simple strie in chenille, to the rich luster of a hand-knotted Oriental carpet, Capel has created a coordinated collection of rugs with wide appeal, designed to carry a color story from the living room to the breakfast room and beyond.
Featuring soothing blues, soft reds and warm brown and rose tones, the new rug designs—Randolph Strie, Prentis and Lotus—have each been developed to compliment the other.
“The beauty of Capel rugs is that they satisfy the consumer’s desire for casual, well-priced products that coordinate together in multiple rooms of the house—from the family room to the dining room,” says Jim Easton, vice president of products for WILLIAMSBURG. “These seven rugs play beautifully off each other in both color and design, while complimenting a variety of other WILLIAMSBURG products.”
Randolph Strie is a soft, cotton chenille, flat-woven rug that takes inspiration from the striated colors of the hand-woven rag rugs of the 18th century. Available in the warm, red tones of Cinnabar or the soft blue hues of Ocean Sky. Sizes include 20” x 30”, 30” x 50”, 5’ x 8’, 7’ x 9’ or 8’ x 11’.
Prentis is an all-wool loop hooked rug. Two color choices include Bouquet or Garden, both in brown and rose tones. Sizes include 2’ x 3’, 3’ x 5’, 5’ x 8’, 7’ x 9’ or 8’ x 11’.
Lotus takes inspiration from a damask fabric found in the museum collections of Colonial Williamsburg, interpreted in an Oriental-carpet style. The rich, floral design made from super-dense, super-soft 100% New Zealand wool, is hand-knotted in an Indo-Nepal look and finished with a luster wash for extra sheen and silky feel underfoot. Three color choices include Earth, Ocean or Gold. Sizes include 2’ x 3’, 3’6” x 5’, 5’ x 8’, 7’ x 9’, 8’ x 11’ or 9’6” x 13’6”.