Floor is the central focal point in every luxury home. Let's see how you can add a touch of royal luxury to it, in shape of flooring and rugs.
Royal floor beneath your feetMartha Taylor-Brown ▼ Friday February 8, 2013 5:01PM ET
If you want a piece of old castles in your home, decorative wood inlays are a must. Berti decorative wood inlays by Legno Veneto are made with intricate inlay, the one you can see at royal homes. Mosaic paintings are created using contrasting colors and grains of wood with super craftsmanship. Decorative inlay on the floor is a focal points of the room with a number of effects embellishing them. Color can change gradually, columns are in play with colors, and details add the final touch. World class, indeed.
Creative Edge's large stone medallions are of impeccable craftsmanship and they add and aristocratic charm to any place. They are available in several patterns and they are a stunning work of inlaid art. Using new technology, Creative Edge creates old luxury in an innovative way: the water-jet cutting technology offers precision stone piece for the finest works. Creative Edge stone medallions are pre-assembled and delivered t your home, so you can hire your favorite master to make them on spot.
For a more modern floor, yet suitable for a luxury home, you should consider the work of Marcel Wanders for Senso. The Impressions flooring collection is an entirely seamless resin floor, made using the innovative Freeze technology. Senso is a company known for its innovative thinking so it's no wonder it gave a chance to something radically new. Mr.Wanders designed a range of patters boasting modern three-dimensional effects in a range of great hues.
For your royal home with royal flooring you need a royal rug, right? Well, Aubusson is your choice than. Aubusson was the home of master weavers that created magnificent rugs for the French Palaces. Inspired by European contemporary art, the master craftsmen breathed a new life into those visions and created masterpieces worth to be seen on the floor of Versailles. Weavers Art collection recreates these historic beauties for modern homes. Under supervision of French masters those luxurious rugs are made in Asia and you can be sure they have the quality and beauty Aubusson was known for.
Another luxurious rug we must mention adds the third dimension to your floor. The Terra carpet by Stepevi has a soft, thick pile, which you can shape into grooves and valleys. The company says, "the world is not flat, why should a rug be!" and we absolutely agree. The color choices range from light to dark grey, purple and azure. Each color is earthy and true to the Terra concept. These 3D rugs are made of 75 percent polyester and 25 percent wool. They look beautiful and feel like clouds beneath your feet. ■