abc carpet & home celebrates 125 years

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In celebration of 125 years, we are here today to thank our loyal customers and newcomers for allowing us the unique opportunity to bring magic into your homes since 1897.


Our Heritage

abc carpet & home is a mission-driven lifestyle brand with a rich legacy in home, hospitality, and wellness. abc is known for instilling a sense of wonder, inspiration, and action in its guests. Customers come to abc when they are looking for something meaningful, unique, and personal. 

What started in the late nineteenth century as a pushcart business selling carpets in 1897 has become one of the world's largest and most diverse rug and home collections.

Our Curations


In a black-and-white world, abc carpet & home lives in color.

Our selection of globally sourced rugs is unmatched with a magical assortment that is full of culture, history, and beauty. From one-of-a-kind vintage gems to upcycled materials to revitalized heritage rugs, our carpets are made to transform your floors and bring beauty to every room. 

Every rug tells a story and with abc custom rugs, you have the capability to tell one as unique as you are. Our custom rugs program is here to serve both large and small projects with capabilities for hotel furnishings, brand partnerships, and custom home design. From reproductions of vintage and antique motifs to modern and contemporary designs, we’re here to help you create every unique style, size, and shape in between. 

At abc, we believe your surroundings have a significant impact on the way you feel. That’s why we’ve taken the time to curate meaningful artisanal decor that reflects our mission for the greater good. We are a cultural crossroads of international marketplaces with a penchant for weaving together elements of nature, global artisanal traditions, unique designs, and sustainability. 

The abc Experience

abc approaches ordinary moments in life with the intention to make them extraordinary. Our stores allow for unique experiences that are made to discover and create through self-expression and exploration of endless options for one-of-a-kind decor. 

Once described by The New York Times as “enchanting the city with otherworldly finds for over a century”, our flagship Manhattan store and outlet in Brooklyn are here to help you uncover new magic + meaning in your home.

If you’re not in New York City, we recommend exploring our online storefront and following our Instagram (@abccarpetandhome) for daily inspiration.  

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