- AREA RUGS
The Rug Market Story
The Rug Market is a Los Angeles Based Manufacturer established in 1986 who is best know for being a colorful fashion-forward company of area rugs from outdoor, indoor and kids rugs. The company’s success is the direct result of President and CEO Mike Shabtai’s ambition, passion for fashion and color, and desire to create something different. In the 1980s, rugs weren't exciting, so The Rug Market developed a line that would be fresh, bright and fun. Starting out, The Rug Market sold small throw rugs and bath mats. Today, the company sells rugs in a variety of styles, materials, colors, construction, price points and sells nationwide.
Fun Facts About The Rug Market
The company, which has been in business for over 30 years, is a three-time ARTS Award nominee and has won both gold and silver ADEX awards for design excellence.
Noteworthy Area Rugs From The Rug Market
Though The Rug Market is known for may different looks, one particular rug which stood the test of time, and comes in various colors, is the Shaggy Raggy collection. This rug started out as a fun and different look in only pastel colors and grew to be one of the most recognizable and most popular item in the market. Because of its popularity, the Shaggy raggy comes standard in 4 sizes and in 20-25 different colors.