5th Birthday of The Rug Studio in Uppingham

The Rug Studio, established in 2000 by Rachel Simpson, celebrated the 5th anniversary of the opening of it’s shop in the historic market town of Uppingham, Rutland on Saturday 2nd June 2018.  Clients joined us for birthday cake and a drink  at the shop. Rachel, the proprietor, says “The five years have flown by and I…

Choosing rugs – Case Study

We were recently asked by a customer to help source runners for hallways in her house. The remit was two or more runners, not to be identical but to ‘go with each other’ and not compete,  not too dark, but equally not too light, to go with furniture and decor in the hallways and not…

Email Circular – 5 Year Celebration Party!

The Rug Studio celebrates 5 years in Uppingham on Saturday June 2nd 2018. We will be open as usual 10am – 5pm with celebration offers starting at 2pm. Look forward to seeing you then. Price increase:- With rising overheads after many years of maintaining our prices as low as possible, from March 1st our cleaning…

Email Circular – June 2017

Only two weeks left until the House and Gardens Fair in Olympia, London. We can’t wait to see you there! We are offering 45 free complimentary tickets, as well as a special offer ticket which will give you 30% off access into the fair, please contact us if you would like one. We can also…

Email Circular – March 2017

Trailblazer and Winter Lake our 2 trending transitional rugs have had great interest in their  hand spun wool and silk mix and handspun oxidised wool with a raised silk cut pile. Our Antique Tabriz Circa 1890 / 1900 has prompted ideas for room concepts and our ever popular Afghan kilimns brighten and furnish a house…

Email Circular – February 2018

We are expanding!

We are excited to announce that we are planning to open a franchise within Made It, a boutique in Hitchin, Hertfordshire during March 2018.

The new location will be : 26 Bucklersbury, Hitchin, Hertfordshire.

Opening hours: Mon-Sat 10am – 5pm, Sun 11am – 4pm.

Email Circular – December 2017

    Why not spoil yourself with that last minute purchase for the house with a stunning rug, carpet, kilim or textile only from The Rug Studio. With a large selection of Antique, Contemporary and Village Rugs there is something for everyone. New purchases have just been hung, including a stunning Antique Heriz as seen…