Imagebild Designteppich der Nilanda Collection, Design NI44

Vintage carpets – trendy and modern

It's hard to imagine a stylish interior without them. Anyone who values ​​an expressive look and innovative design cannot ignore vintage carpets .

Rugs with retro chic

The desired used look can be achieved using various techniques, even on high-quality furniture and carpets, without affecting the material or reducing the quality .

Real vintage carpets that have been around for a few years may have one or two broken spots - but this is not necessary . Mischioff's manufacturing processes create numerous possibilities for redesigning living spaces and complementing your own furnishing style.

Sichouk Collection, Design SI23
Seidenteppich Sichouk Collection, Design SI23
Nilanda Collection, Design NI45
Imagebild Designteppich der Nilanda Collection, Design NI45
Tibey Collection, Design TB36
Imagebild Designteppich Tibey Collection, Design TB36
Marouk Collection, Design MK53
Imagebild Berberteppich Marouk Collection, Design MK53
Nilanda Collection, Design NI39
Imagebild Designteppich der Nilanda Collection, Design NI39
Tibey Collection, Design TB22
Imagebild Designteppich Tibey Collection, Design TB22

Vintage carpets with a retro look

Mischioff offers vintage carpets in different versions and collections. Thanks to the experience of four generations of the carpet trade , new techniques and methods have been developed over time to give designer carpets their very special look.

There are several ways to achieve the desired vintage look. On the one hand, this can already be implemented in the design process . to create the look during production through the choice of materials and knotting techniques Subsequent treatment of finished carpets is also possible.

Selection of vintage carpet collections

Discover our versatile design collections, which we present in detail on our website.

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Vintage designer carpets – our Tibey Collection

Character is what sets vintage furniture apart. Through the signs of wear, carpets, tables and cupboards tell their story and fill a room with life . This look is further enhanced by special knotting techniques. The patchwork style, which is characteristic of many vintage-look carpets, is also extremely popular.

In addition, vintage carpets with abstract designs, reduced patterns and overlapping colors challenge common furnishing styles. A good example is the Tibey Collection : The abstract, minimalist patterns of these exceptional designer carpets are broken up or even shifted into the background using the special Loop & Cut knotting technique to achieve the desired vintage effect.

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With a variety of different, popular patterns - floral, geometric, abstract or modern - the Tibey Collection offers the right carpet for every taste.

A Tibey Nepal carpet can be ordered in many sizes: In addition to the practical standard size of 230×300 cm, intermediate sizes such as 200×290 cm, 160×230 cm or 140×200 cm are also possible. Round vintage carpets are also in demand. If you have any special requests, just contact us.

Detailfoto Designteppich Tibey TB22

Patchwork rugs with a vintage look

Patchwork rugs have been trendy for many years. Knotted or woven, these vintage carpets combine different patterns and colors . By combining different motifs and styles, very special vintage carpets are created that guarantee a varied and individual look .

Two types can be distinguished: patch combinations , which consist of different pieces of carpet sewn together, or patch designs , which do not require any seams and whose design combines various elements in a patchwork style. Various variants are available on the market – colorful, discreet or completely black as a vintage kilim .

Perfect for any living room, matching the look of the furniture and the ideal addition to any interior style. The choice of color can also be crucial for the overall look. In the vintage or retro carpet area, vintage carpets in gray, blue, petrol, green, turquoise and pink are in demand.

Sichouk Collection – elegant vintage silk carpets

High-quality virgin wool combined with exclusive silk are important components of modern carpets . This is especially true for vintage design. unique silk carpet collections with a beautiful vintage look in our diverse repertoire.

The retro carpets in the Sichouk Collection are made from 100 percent silk, which is produced during regular carpet production. This is sorted according to defined basic colors. Artful knotting creates a variety of different color nuances , which create a unique optical effect.

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Nilanda Collection – designer rugs made of silk and wool

A vintage rug from the Nilanda Collection is made using the same principle. Consisting of up to 80 percent of the finest Chinese silk , mixed with a proportion of high-quality highland wool to accentuate the delicate designs, extraordinary carpets .

The countless nuances of silk ensure an exceptionally brilliant play of colors. The collection takes up classic designs that, interpreted in a modern way, offer a very unique style. The vintage carpets in our collections can also be ordered in the desired size and impress with their unmistakable charm and character .

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FAQ – Frequently asked questions about vintage carpets

Vintage look refers to a design style that revives charm of bygone times This style is applied in various fields such as fashion, furniture, decoration and accessories and has some distinguishing features:

  • Signs of Use: Intentionally incorporated signs of wear, patina and imperfections give items an authentic, aged look. This gives the impression that the objects have a long history and have been well cared for.
  • Patterns and designs: Traditional and classic patterns such as floral motifs, stripes, checks and paisley are often found.
  • Materials: Natural materials such as wood, leather, cotton, virgin wool and linen are preferred as they offer an authentic feel and look. High-quality materials contribute to the durability and classic look of the items.
  • Handcrafted: Many vintage pieces are handmade or have handcrafted elements, giving them a unique and individual character.

The vintage style fits into both modern and classic environments and remains a timeless trend in interior design and fashion.

A vintage rug is designed so that its nostalgic design gives the impression that it comes from another era. Nevertheless, it is of course in impeccable condition. The following design elements characterize a vintage carpet:

  • Signs of Use: The intentionally achieved used look gives the rug an authentic, aged look that gives it character and depth.
  • Colors: Muted and washed-out colors such as beige, gray, blue and pastel tones dominate. These color palettes reinforce the sense of age and history.
  • Pattern: Traditional patterns, often inspired by oriental designs, are typical. Floral motifs, medallion designs and geometric shapes are common elements.
  • Materials: High-quality materials such as highland wool and silk ensure not only durability but also a luxurious feel.
  • Handcrafted: Mischioff's vintage rugs are hand-knotted, which gives each piece a unique touch and ensures the highest quality.

A vintage rug brings character and a warm, inviting atmosphere to any room. These rugs are a timeless trend in interior design and can be combined with almost any interior style.

The production of vintage rugs is an elaborate process that combines traditional craftsmanship with modern techniques to create the unique charm and authenticity of bygone times:

  • Material selection: High-quality materials such as highland wool and silk are crucial to the quality and luxurious feel of the end product.
  • Handcraft: Each rug is knotted by hand. A time-consuming process that requires skill and experience, but gives each carpet its unique structure. A retro look can be achieved at this point.
  • Dyeing: The yarns are dyed in subtle and gentle colors that are typical of the vintage look. Natural dyes and modern techniques achieve the desired shades.
  • Aging process: To achieve the characteristic vintage look, the carpets go through various processes to simulate wear and patina.
  • Quality Control: Each rug goes through strict quality control to ensure it meets high standards.

The combination of these steps results in a unique vintage rug that is not only visually appealing but also sturdy and durable. The craftsmanship and attention to detail make each vintage rug a work of art that brings character and history to your home.

Choosing the right rug for your home requires careful consideration of various aspects such as style, material, size and usage :

  • Intended use: Depending on which room the carpet is to be located in, it must meet different requirements. For example, a living room rug should be cozy and inviting, while a hallway rug should be durable and easy to care for.
  • Style: The carpet should match the furnishing style of the room. Modern rugs fit well with contemporary interior styles, while traditional rugs fit in classic or rustic spaces. But a break in style can also represent an interesting design element in your four walls.
  • Material: Wool rugs are durable, soft and stain-resistant. They are ideal for high traffic areas. Wool and silk rugs combine the robustness of wool with the luxurious look and feel of silk, making them both durable and elegant.
  • Size: Choose a size that fits the room well.
    A living room carpet, for example, should be large enough so that at least the front legs of the furniture rest on the carpet. In the dining room, the carpet should be large enough so that the chairs stand on the carpet even when extended. You can find information about the right carpet size in our detailed guide .
  • Color choice: Choose a color that matches the rest of the decor. Neutral colors like beige, gray or brown are versatile and timeless. Bold colors can be used as an accent to add a special touch to the room.
  • Pattern and Texture: Consider whether a solid color rug or a patterned rug will suit your space better. Textured rugs can add depth to the room
  • Maintenance Requirements: Consider how much maintenance the carpet requires. Some materials and colors are easier to care for than others.

collections of styles, materials and designs that are carefully handcrafted and guarantee the highest quality. From modern to vintage rugs, you'll find the perfect rug for every room at Mischioff.

Choosing the right color for your vintage rug is crucial to creating the desired atmosphere in your room. We have some tips to help you choose the perfect color:

  • Light colors such as beige, cream, pastel tones or light gray make rooms appear larger and airier. They are well suited for small and darker rooms.
  • Dark colors such as dark gray, blue or red can give large rooms a cozy atmosphere. They're also handy for hiding stains and dirt.
  • Neutral colors such as beige, gray, brown and white are versatile and easy to combine with different furniture and decorations.
  • Bold colors such as red, green, blue or yellow can serve as accent colors and add an interesting splash of color to your interior.
  • Muted pastel tones enhance the vintage look and give the carpet an authentic, nostalgic charm.

Practical Considerations:

  • Households with children or pets: In such households, carpets in medium to darker tones are more practical as they better hide stains and wear.
  • Easy to care for: Carpets in neutral tones are generally easier to care for and less prone to visible dirt.

Yes, vintage look carpets are currently very modern and are very popular in interior design:

  • Timeless Style: The vintage look combines nostalgia with elegance, offering a timeless style that never goes out of style. These rugs suit both classic and modern interior styles.
  • Character and History: Vintage rugs add character and depth to any room by capturing the charm of a bygone era. They look like heirlooms with a story, which gives them a special meaning.
  • Versatility: These rugs are particularly versatile and can be used in different rooms. Whether in the living room, bedroom or dining room – a vintage carpet blends harmoniously into the existing ambience and is compatible with numerous furnishing styles.
  • Mix of old and new: The trend of combining old with new is strongly present in modern interior design. A vintage rug is perfect for incorporating a classic element into a contemporary space.

Mischioff offers an impressive collection of vintage rugs that impress with their exquisite craftsmanship and high-quality materials. Not only are these rugs modern, but they are also durable and easy to care for, making them an excellent choice for any home.

Choosing the right hallway rug requires considering several factors to ensure the rug is both functional and aesthetically pleasing:

  • Materials: Wool is durable, stain-resistant and easy to care for, making it an excellent choice for the hallway. The combination of highland wool and silk used in Mischioff rugs provide a luxurious and durable option for the hallway
  • Pile Height: Low pile carpets are easier to clean and more resistant to wear and tear. They are particularly suitable for the hallway as they absorb less dirt and are easier to maintain.
  • Design and color: Darker colors or neutral tones such as gray, beige or brown hide dirt and stains better and are easier to care for. Patterned rugs can help hide dirt and wear while adding visual interest to the hallway.
  • Size and shape: Long, narrow rugs (runners) are ideal for hallways as they visually stretch the room and create a continuous path.
  • Accuracy of fit: Measure the hallway carefully and choose a rug that fits well in the room without restricting freedom of movement.

By taking these factors into account, you can ensure that the carpet in your hallway not only looks great, but also can withstand daily wear and tear and last a long time.

Vintage for every interior style

Of course, all Mischioff carpets are new . The used look achieved using different techniques is limited purely to the appearance. The “intentional” signs of wear ensure the exclusive charm that a short-pile vintage carpet exudes.

All carpets in our collections are of outstanding material and workmanship quality , knotted by hand . Our carpets will accompany you throughout your life.

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If you like it colorful, colored carpets are the right choice. To achieve the popular look, new carpets are re-colored . The subtle knotting work, in which the classic vintage carpet colors beige, gray or brown dominate, is refined with expressive colors .

During the subsequent overdyeing process, the wool takes on a slightly irregular color, creating a special melange effect and a beautiful patina . The carpets shine with a fresh shine after being over-dyed. Whether red, turquoise, purple, blue or green, the Refreshed collections offer the perfect carpet for many living spaces.

Imagebild Designteppich der Nilanda Collection, Design NI26

Are you a furniture or specialist retailer and would like to include vintage carpets from Mischioff in your range? Then register for the Mischioff online catalog , which gives you an insight into all collections and products and a comprehensive overview of our approximately 2,000 carpets. Here you will find all information about the current stock as well as available sizes and colors.

If you have any questions or require further information, we are happy to help you via the contact form , telephone or at any time by email .

Did you come across a special design during your search and are you looking for a purchase option? As a manufacturer and large retailer , we are aimed exclusively at specialist retailers and therefore do not offer direct sales to end customers. However, you can easily purchase our carpets through our numerous sales partners. With our practical Retailer Search you are guaranteed to find one of our partners in your area from whom you can purchase our designer carpets in vintage or retro style.

If you have any questions, we will be happy to assist you by email or telephone. We look forward to your inquiry!