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New Rug for a New Year

So its back to work and here at David J.Wilkins Oriental rug experts, we are looking forward to a busy 2018. The warehouse at Staples Corner London is fully stocked with fine Oriental rugs and carpets of all sizes and … Continue reading

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Christmas opening times at Oriental Rug Experts London

Dear Customers, We would like to advise all our customers that David J.Wilkins Oriental rugs will be open at our warehouse at Staples Corner London, right up to Friday 22nd of December, and by special arrangement on Saturday 23rd, also … Continue reading

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London’s Successful Oriental Rug & Carpet Auctions

On the 7th November 2017 at Sotheby’s London, we saw one of the most successful Oriental rug & carpet auctions of recent times. The prestigious rug collection of Professor Christopher Alexander came up for sale at this dedicated rug auction. … Continue reading

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Sunday opening by special arrangement at London’s Oriental Rug Centre

David J.Wilkins Oriental rug experts have posted on there website that London’s Oriental rug centre can be accessed by special arrangement on Sundays. This will benefit those customers who only have time to visit on Sunday’s, but as you would … Continue reading

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Sir William Burrell Tapestry collection

During his whole life, Glasgow shipping magnate Sir William Burrell (1861-1958) acquired some 200 European, mainly medieval, tapestries, building one of the largest and most important collections of its kind in the world. Over a period of 60 years, he … Continue reading

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Kum Kapi rugs from the Arkas Collection

An exhibition of Kum Kapi rugs from the Arkas Collection opened on the 5th October 2017 at the Turkish and Islamic Arts Museum (TIEM) in Istanbul, as part of the 2nd annual Istanbul Carpet Week organised by Istanbul Carpet Exporters’Association … Continue reading

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Antique rugs and carpets arriving at London’s Oriental Rug Centre

We have until recently been dividing the rugs  between the two Oriental rug centre’s. But we have now started to stock additional Antique rugs and carpets at the Staples corner warehouse in London’s NW2. We have just received some new … Continue reading

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Unusual grey ground Persian Nain carpet

We have reconfigured the Oriental rug warehouse at Staples corner London, this is to accommodate the new stock and make it easier for customers to view the huge selection of oriental rugs and carpets. We have even opened the largest … Continue reading

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The new stock of Persian rugs and carpets arrives in London

We have taken delivery of a large shipment of Oriental rugs and carpets including some wonderful Persian examples. The warehouse at London’s Staples Corner is full of eastern promise, and with the expertise of David J.Wilkins Oriental rugs, we will … Continue reading

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Early Autumn Interior projects

The Autumn Interior projects  seem to have started early, with London’s Oriental rug and carpet market ending the summer with a flurry of activity. Maybe its due to August being some what cooler than normal. London’s Oriental Rug Centre at … Continue reading

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