The Cape winter can be hard on your carpets. Incessant rainfall leads to mud and, especially if you have children and pets, dirty feet that regularly track mess through the home.
Have you accidently spilt paint on your rug or carpet? There’s no denying that a paint spill can be disastrous for a carpet – but don’t give up.
Hanging carpets that seem to melt off the wall, detailed rugs that suddenly transition to pixel art and 3D optical illusions are just some of the mind-boggling tricks that Faig Ahmed creates with his uniquely woven carpets.
If you have carpets in your house, spills and stains are bound to happen at some point.
The geyser has burst, your washing machine has overflowed or rain has poured in through a broken roof tile… Unfortunately, these are all fairly common occurrences.
Since ancient times, Azerbaijan has been a centre for carpet and rug weaving. In the country’s capital, the Azerbaijan Carpet Museum houses the world’s largest collection of Azerbaijani carpets.
With so many makes, models and types of vacuum cleaners on the market, shopping for one can be overwhelming.
Nail polish is formulated to last. It’s hard wearing and durable.
Carpets have adorned dwellings for more than 2,000 years. They’re among the most highly traded goods in history, serving as utilitarian floor and wall coverings, as art pieces and as status symbols.
In the Cape, October is peak hay fever month, with trees, grasses and weeds all producing an abundance of pollen.