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Why You Need Scheduled Rug Cleanings December 19, 2016


A beautiful oriental rug is an investment to your home that needs proper care. Oriental rugs can be both functional and decorative and often times serve as the focal point of the room. But without proper care after a few years you may find your...

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How To Choose an Area Rug as the Focal Point of your Home October 24, 2016

How do you choose a bold rug for your home, first look at what colors are already in the room? Secondly, identify what floors you currently have whether they are hardwood floors, or tile and what wall colors you have. Once you have identified...

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5 Ways to Hang Your Oriental Rug Without Damaging Your Wall June 06, 2016

Do you own an Oriental rug but are not sure on how you should display it? Oriental rugs are both timeless and valuable. If your oriental rug is an antique, you may not want to position it on the floor in fear of additional stress. One creative use...

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Maintaining Your Oriental Rug April 30, 2016

Depending on what kind of rug you choose for your living space, an oriental rug can create an atmosphere that promotes upscale beauty, artistic expression, and elegance. Oriental rugs are an investment in your home’s décor. Along with everything...

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How to Sell Your Oriental Rug or Persian Rug March 30, 2016

The value of an Oriental rug is not how much the rug was purchased for or the cost but how much it means to the owner. Oriental rugs were made to last for a very long time, in fact these rugs may change owners through inheritance. The issue is...

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How to Care for an Area Rug February 29, 2016

If you happen to own an area rug, then you must already be familiar with exactly how much effort it takes to keep your area rug looking new. Owning an area rug can be a costly investment, which means that replacing an area rug would very rarely...

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Simple Steps to Keep Rugs Looking Good January 25, 2016

If you own an area rugs or have recently just purchased an area rug, you may be wondering how you will be able keep your rug looking the best it can be. With the right amount of effort and routine cleaning, your area rug can keep looking just as...

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Choosing the Right Area Rug for the Holidays December 07, 2015

After the Christmas tree has been decorated and the house is covered in Christmas lights, your home is almost ready for the holiday season. The best way to decorate your home this holiday season is by picking out perfect textile additions to your...

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6 Reasons Why Oriental Rugs Are Right for You. October 27, 2015

There is a clear difference between an Oriental Rug compared to any other domestic rug purchased in the United States. The difference can be found it the rug’s elegance and in its unique hand knotted characteristics that make it stand out in any...

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Gregorian Rugs: Switch Up - Oriental Rug Exchange September 21, 2015

Starting September 15th until October 15th, Gregorian Rugs in partnership with Furnishing Hope of Massachusetts, Inc. is participating in the Switch Up- Oriental Rug Exchange program. Trade in your old Oriental Rug in our store for 15% off towards...

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Gregorian Rugs Hosting notloB Music September 11, 2015

Last night, Gregorian Rugs were excited to host NotloB Music and their end of summer music event headlined by David Greely, who was one of the founding members of Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys.

”David Greely’s French Louisiana music is...

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Why You Should Hang Your Rug on the Wall. August 24, 2015

Many people do not realize that rugs are just as an effective decorative piece hanging on the wall as it is lying on the floor of your room. As seen in magazines or photo shoots, the use of rugs, mounted on walls can add incredible amounts of...

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How to Appraise a Persian Rug. August 13, 2015

Persian Rugs are great additions to your home. There are different styles and varieties of Persian Rugs, but not all of them have the same value. You can judge the value of a Persian rug by the quality of material and how well it has aged. In the...

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Gregorian Rugs Named #spaceoftheweek by SpaceFinderMass. August 04, 2015

Last month our friends at SpaceFinderMass.org featured our showroom as their #spaceoftheweek. This campaign by SpaceFinder highlights some of their favorite and unique venues from around the country that are available to rent for events or social...

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Gregorian Annual Summer Rug Clearance Sale! July 23, 2015

Don't miss out on Gregorian's Annual Summer Rug clearance sale starting right now! As we make our way for Fall arrivals, we are offering authentic savings off of our original retail prices and an extra value on a wide selection of hand-knotted...

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How Do You Choose The Perfect Area Rug? July 07, 2015

An area rug can be the missing piece of texture, color, or design that can really pull together the look of your entire room. More specifically, adding an area rug to a room with hard wooden floors can create multi-levels of texture that is both...

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How to Estimate the Value of Persian Rugs? July 02, 2015

Persian rugs are world renown and are heavily valued not just because of the intricate designs, quality material or unique use of color, but also how it has transcended time and the vital role it has had in history.  Genuine carpets from Iran,...

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How Do I Properly Clean My Oriental Rug? April 17, 2015

An Oriental Rug is an investment, both financially and emotionally. It is easy to forget that something as durable and hardwearing as an Oriental rug needs care like anything else, especially when wear and tear can proceed almost unnoticed.

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Find Gregorian Rugs on SpaceFinder in Massachusetts! February 18, 2015

Community art groups in the Newton Falls, MA area just got a real special treat. Gregorian Oriental Rugs, a local showroom that sells beautiful antique Turkish flat-weaves, has listed their venue on the new SpaceFinderMASS. For those who have...

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Summer Clearance Sale 2014! July 21, 2014

Don't miss out on Gregorian's Summer Rug clearance sale starting NOW! As we make our way for Fall arrivals, we are offering authentic savings off of our original retail prices and an extra value on a wide selection of hand-knotted Gregorian...

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The Mill at Newton Lower Falls March 11, 2014

The Mill at Newton Lower Falls

Gregorian Rugs is happy to introduce The Mill at Newton Lower Falls as a home shopping destination. In the recent year the Gregorian Rug showroom, once just known for its beautiful hand knotted oriental rugs has decided to feature two...

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Salon Series Concert at Gregorian Rugs January 23, 2014

Gregorian Rugs is happy to annouce that we will be hosting a creative and musical event by Pro Arte Chamber of Orchestra of Boston February 13, 2014. Pro Arte is the only professional cooperative chamber orchestra in New England. This orchestra is...

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Mid-Winter Sale! January 10, 2014

Gregorian Rugs is proudly holding their 80th mid-winter sale! Don't miss out on this sale on beautiful oriental rugs. Take an additional 20% off every Gregorian Oriental Rug. Take an additional 10% off all oversized rugs 10' x 14' and up! Be sure...

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Institute of Classical Architecture & Art October 31, 2013

The New England Chapter of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art congratulates Adriance Furnituremakers of South Dartmouth & Newton Lower Falls, MA for its winning entry in the 2013 Bulfinch Awards. The Federal Demilune Hall Table was...

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2014 Young Artist Competition at Gregorian Rugs October 18, 2013

Please join the Walden Chamber Players for an evening of chamber music to benefit the 2014 Young Artist Competition!

WHEN and WHERE:

Friday, November 1, 2013 @ 7 pm
at Gregorian Rugs
2284 Washington St, Newton Lower Falls, MA 02462

Haydn...

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Newton Lower Falls Village Business Award October 16, 2013

Gregorian Rugs has been awarded the Newton Lower Fall Village Business Award!  Mayor Setti D. Warren and the Newton Economic Development Commission are proud to announce the second annual 2013 Newton Business Excellence Awards Program, a program...

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All Newton Music School at Gregorian Rugs! October 03, 2013

So happy to host a great event for the All Newton Music School. The band, Mona's Hot Four, was hopping, and the audience had a great time! Thank you for everyone who came out for the event! We had a great time seeing everyone and even a better...

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Your 90 Second Guide to Buying a Persian Rug July 31, 2013

James Tarmy reports on arts and culture for Bloomberg Muse, the arts and leisure section of Bloomberg News. Read his article below!

Persian rugs are a contradiction in terms. They're ubiquitous and utilitarian. They're works of art and...

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Summer Clearance Sale 2013 July 15, 2013

The Summer Clearance Sale has begun at Gregorian Rugs! We are offering unbelievable savings on beautiful hand-knotted oriental rugs.  Authentic savings off of our original retail prices, delivering extra value on a wide selection of Gregorian...

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Hand Crafted Furniture at Gregorian Rugs May 09, 2013

Here at Gregorian Rugs we want to help you find that irreplaceable handmade piece of furniture to compliment your favorite hand knotted rug.

Gregorian Rugs now features two distinctive lines of furniture, hand-crafted here in New England on...

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Spring Cleaning for Your Oriental Rug May 02, 2013

As the spring weather begins to arrive so does the thought of spring cleaning. At this time people clean their house from top to bottom, so don’t forget the rugs! Below are a few spring cleaning tips provided by the professionals at Gregorian Rugs...

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Help your Orientral Rug Survive this Winter February 12, 2013

With snow storm Nemo hitting New England with over two feet of snow these past few days and no end in sight along with the rain and freeze cycle, you have the perfect mix for The Wintry Mess. Then we add to Nature’s Gift, salt, grit and sand....

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Gregorian at RadioBDC January 31, 2013

Last week Scott Gregorian recorded some radio spots at radio BDC, the spiritual heir to WFNX, that was the soundtrack to his life growing up. He was thrilled to have been able to meet some of the legends- Henry Santoro, Julie Kramer and Adam 12....

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79th Annual Mid Winter Sale! January 10, 2013

Mid-way through winter and Gregorian Rugs is hosting the 79th Annual Mid Winter Sale Friday January 11th, 2013 at the store, 2284 Washington Street,  Newton Lower Falls MA 02462! This is the only time this year when every Gregorian Oriental Rug...

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Gregorian Rugs calls Newton home November 29, 2011

 

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It’s always been Newton.

Gregorian Rugs had stints in Connecticut,...

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John’s First Trip Abroad September 09, 2011

 I am John Gregorian, and in 1959 my father Arthur convinced me, a 17 yr. old high school kid who loved summers working and playing on the Cape, to go with him to Turkey and Persia (Iran) in search of Oriental Rugs. Not what I had in mind!  The...

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There’s Still Time to Save This Summer! July 31, 2011

Gregorian’s annual Summer Clearance Event is in full swing, and the authentic savings on our quality Oriental Rugs are as deep as they will ever be.

You can save from 30%-50% to 70% on our every Oriental Rugs in our showroom. No gimmicks, no...

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Time to Save July 16, 2011

Have you always wanted an Oriental Rug for your home or office but the price tag has always kept you from purchasing one? We have a solution for that problem. Starting on July 8, Gregorian’s is hosting our annual Summer Clearance Event.

Savings...

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Time to Save July 16, 2011

Have you always wanted an Oriental Rug for your home or office but the price tag has always kept you from purchasing one? We have a solution for that problem. Starting on July 8, Gregorian’s is hosting our annual Summer Clearance Event.

Savings...

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Wash Winter Grime Away, Schedule a Cleaning Today July 02, 2011

Throughout the winter months you have been tracking in sand, salt, and dirt from outside into your home. Rugs in high foot traffic areas, such as entryways and hallways, are especially susceptible to grit and grime.  This dirt can get into your...

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Office Space and Oriental Rugs May 20, 2011

How do you want clients and prospective clients to view your company?

An important part of conveying the professionalism of your business is the appearance of the space you occupy. Whether your offices are in your home or in a downtown...

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New Clearance Items in Store March 10, 2011

We've extended the Mid-Winter Sale and added new Clearance Items to the store!

Persian Rugs Bring History Home November 01, 2010

When you use the term “Oriental rug” you are almost certainly referring to a type and style of rug that originated in Persia, in the region that is now Iran. This area is the heart of the rugmaking world, with families handing down weaving skills...

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Summer Rug Clearance now underway! July 06, 2010

If you’ve been thinking about buying an Oriental rug for your home, office or vacation home, you might want to plan a trip to Newton Lower Falls in the next few weeks. Our annual Summer Clearance Sale is underway now.

This event is a great...

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Tibetan Rugs Regaining Popularity April 05, 2010

There is a rich history of rug weaving in the mountainous land of Tibet. Yet the tradition came close to being extinguished some fifty years ago, when China occupied Tibet. Many Tibetans fled their homeland into neighboring Nepal and India, and it...

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Cleaning Your Oriental Rug the Responsible Way March 25, 2010

To protect the investment you, your parents, or even your grandparents have made in your Oriental Rug, it is important to have the rug professionally cleaned every 3-5 years, or even more frequently if it is in a high traffic area. Dirt, sand,...

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Brave the Cold for Genuine Gregorian Savings January 17, 2010

Our 76th annual Mid-Winter Sale — a tradition as old as our company — is underway. When the weather turns cold and snowy, our customers know it is time to save on a beautiful, hand-made Oriental Rug from Gregorian’s! 

If you have had your eye on...

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75 Years and Going Strong October 25, 2009

2009 marks the 75th anniversary of Gregorian Oriental Rugs. Little did my grandfather, Arthur T. Gregorian, suspect that his modest rug store in Wellesley would grow into a business that would become a part of the fabric of the community. But he...

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Establishing Tone with an Oriental Rug September 18, 2009

Did you know that the floor accounts for one-third of a room’s total space? This makes the floor an important decorative component. For centuries, handmade Oriental rugs have made a defining fashion statement in floor covering. Today, the...

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A Family Whose History is Woven into Every Rug May 25, 2009

I am proud to say that I am the third generation of my family in our business. While it is important to me to carry on this wonderful tradition, you might ask what advantage it holds for you.

 Quite simply, because the art and lore of Oriental...

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Making a Large Room More Intimate with Oriental Rugs May 25, 2009

If you home has large open space — perhaps a great room, family room or finished basement — you can soften the space and make it more inviting without building walls. For centuries, interior designers have used carefully placed Oriental rugs to...

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Things to Know Before Buying an Oriental Rug May 25, 2009

For centuries, hand made Oriental rugs from the Middle East and Far East have set the standard for beauty and lasting value. Whether it is a silk rug from China, a traditionally woven Tibetan rug, or a world-famous Persian rug, discerning...

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Decorating with Oriental Rugs May 25, 2009

There are no rules for decorating your home or office with Oriental rugs. However, you may want to keep these 5 points in mind as you embark on the grand adventure of shopping for an Oriental rug for you and your decor.

1) Decorate from the...

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Caring for Your Oriental Rug May 25, 2009

A quality Oriental rug is an investment than can provide a lifetime of enjoyment. Properly cared for and maintained, a genuine Oriental rug can even become an heirloom to be treasured for generations. Here are some tips on treating your Oriental...

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