History has always created a certain mystique and awe. To be in the presence of artifacts made by human hands that have turned to dust hundreds of years ago is an experience most people treasure. Trends in utilizing antique rugs are constantly changing. Antique carpets can vary in color, size, design, and material. Although antique rugs come in a myriad of colors, every rug has the potential to anchor a room and to create an inviting ambiance; after all a rug is the foundation of any great room.