Persian rugs, a kind of Oriental rug, come in a variety of sizes and patterns that perfectly complement design aesthetics ranging from modern to classic. Plush to the touch and rich to the eye, these beautiful handmade rugs date back to ancient Persia. Typically made in Iran, these exquisite pieces have been a celebrated part of Iranian art and culture for over 2,500 years. Persian and Oriental rugs are carefully woven by hand with natural fibers such as wool, silk or cotton. With proper care, these rugs can last over 80 years and even become exquisite family heirlooms. Bloomingdale’s high quality, handmade Persian and Oriental rugs add lush color and intriguing texture that can pull a room together. In addition to area rugs for living rooms, dining rooms and bedrooms, distinctive runners decoratively cover stairs and hallways. Our stunning array of rugs, including many exclusive one-of-a-kind pieces, are available online at bloomingdales.com and at Bloomingdale’s stores.