Take a Trip on a Magic Carpet
Step inside the door of J W Jennings In the main shopping street of the pretty, medieval Cotswold town of Tewkesbury, and you'll find yourself instantly
transported to far-away exotic shores.
Charismatic red and bronze hues which radiate through the large ornate windows of this beautiful historic building draw you inside the warm
and rich interior bursting with the most fascinating display of oriental rugs and carpets.
Made by Hand
A trip to Jennings Rugs is like a journey to a romantic foreign destination. This family business, established more than 50 years ago, is brimming with an
impressive selection of stunning rugs sourced from weavers skilled in using vegetable-dyed hand-spun wool and the finest silk from countries such as
Afghanistan, Iran and India.
With a wide selection ranging from door mats up to room sized carpets, the rich and expertly woven myriad of designs and colours offer something to suit all tastes and budgets.
The larger-than-it-looks-from-the-outside building stretches back from the street over three rooms, parts of which date back to 1650. Inside is a kaleidoscopic array of rugs, carpets and runners laid out, rolled, and draped around the floors, walls, doors and even the ceilings.
There's even the opportunity to 'try before you buy' with Jennings's generous offer for you to take a selection of rugs home to see 'in situ' before making
your final purchasing decision.
In addition to the appealing array of floor-wear, Jennings also retails colourful complementary accessories including footstools, cushions, leather bags,
hand-engraved coffee pots and a newly acquired stock of mosaic glass Turkish lamps.
With only a handful of shops outside of London specialising in hand-made oriental rugs and carpets, Jennings is a welcome destination for buyers searching
for something special. In colours of the deepest midnight blues, henna oranges, cochineal reds and earthy browns, the feast of hues and designs on display
is quite something to see.
Whether it's a stunning memento of past travels you're looking for, or perhaps a vibrant, eye-catching decoration to enrich a modern home, this is the
Take a magic carpet trip to J W Jennings at 10 Church Street, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire GL20 5PA. Tel 01684 292033. Find out more and see some of the
rugs on offer at jenningsrugs.co.uk
and on Facebook
Date: 10 June 2016
Author: The 360 Company