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Aubusson and Savonnerie... adding a touch of elegance to any room
Posted on 02 October 2013

The small town of Aubusson in the La Marche region of France has been renowned since the 15th century as the birthplace of fine tapestries and carpets. Situated on the banks of the river Creuse and with a plentiful supply of local wool these natural resources allowed the industry to prosper. Historically Aubussons were woven by Flemish weavers who had relocated to this part of France and their skills were much favoured by the rich merchants of the area eventually finding favour with the Frenc... Read More

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