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In the Governor’s Mansion

After 2 years of renovations, the Governor’s Mansion has finally reopened in Springfield. This 3500 sq ft home underwent a complete overhaul with the help from private donors. In their refurbishment, two rugs from Oscar Isberian Rugs were chosen to highlight two rooms; in the Governor’s office, a wool sarouk rug from Iran spans the room, and the Reception Room houses a wool hand woven Indo Kashan rug with an… More...
CS Magazine July 2018

Amy Kartheiser Design and our rugs in CS Modern Luxury

CS Modern Luxury recently featured Amy Kartheiser Design and her work on a greystone in North Center. The article Living Large begins on page 62 and discusses the renovation of the home, making it fit for a working couple and their child. The finished product results in mindfully spacious areas with cohesive furnishings. Thank you to Amy for choosing our rug for your client’s dining room!     page-2-3 http://www.isberian.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Page-2-3.jpg… More...
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Feature: What Makes Evanston a Destination for Rug Stores

Oscar Isberian Rugs is one of six rug stores located on a busy downtown Evanston street. Recently, we were featured because of  this “clustering” phenomenon in an article from WBEZ 91.5 Chicago by Bashirah Mack which discusses how clustering is in fact great for business. “Entrepreneurs like Oscar Isberian, an immigrant from Armenia, opened one of the first rug stores along Chicago Avenue in 1920. His grandson, Sarkis Tatosian, says… More...
Modern Luxury Interiors August 2018

Our rug in a Steve + Filip Design feature

Check out the latest issue of Modern Luxury CS Interiors where one of our rugs was featured. The article True Colors begins on page 112 and showcases various Chicago designers and their use of color in their designs. Steve Somogyi and Filip Malyszko of Steve + Filip Design pair an antique wool rug with clay and sea glass colors for a stunning ensemble. Thank you to Steve and Filip for… More...
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Speed Networking with ASID Illinois

On Thursday May 24th, we had the pleasure of hosting ASID Illinois‘ Speed Networking Event at our River North Showroom, and the evening was quite the success. Over 30 designers from the Chicagoland area attended and commingled over light bites and beverages. It was a great opportunity for members of the design community to learn about other people in the industry.  All in all, it was a very successful… More...