BERKELEY, Calif., March 18, 2019 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Ruby Rugs, a new art gallery style rug store, is pleased to announce its official grand opening party on Thursday, April 11, 2019 from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. The showroom is located at 1882 Solano Avenue in Berkeley (phone: 510-558-3244).

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In collaboration with Luxe Magazine and DC Piano (, a well-respected Berkeley piano merchant, who will be showcasing a beautiful baby grand piano, the FREE grand opening event will offer music, wine and hors d’oeuvres for guests. Tickets are FREE through Donations to the Seva Foundation ( will be accepted at the event. Seva Foundation is a Berkeley charity that helps restore eyesight to underprivileged people in developing countries.

As well, this celebration will feature 20 percent off all rugs and 50 percent off all cleaning or repair. This special offer will extend through the months of April and May of 2019.

The owner of Ruby Rugs, Husret Abi, a young and successful businessman of fine oriental rugs originally from Istanbul, Turkey, brings his passion and expertise of fine handmade luxury carpets to the eclectic Solano Avenue area of Berkeley. Solano Avenue offers a unique and personal shopping experience of boutiques and small businesses that expand 2 miles east to west through Albany and Berkeley.

“We want to engage the community which is why we are partnering with DC Piano and the Seva Foundation,” says Abi. “We are in such a visual business and thus giving someone in need the gift of sight gives us a great feeling.”

The moment you walk into Ruby Rugs, you will see and feel the difference in the rug shopping experience. With ultra-modern looks on the right and traditional rugs to the left, shoppers see a great range of style and color in vivid detail. The beautifully lit 3000 square foot showroom with 15-foot ceilings, showcases the elegant masterpieces.

“It’s a lot more like entering an art gallery than a typical rug store. Instead of paintings, the walls are adorned with a selection of gorgeous handmade rugs from all over the world,” says Abi. “We want the rug shopping experience to be beautiful, relaxed and upscale.”

Ruby Rugs is a new handwoven rug store located at 1882 Solano Avenue, Berkeley, California. The store showcases fine rugs from around the world in all sizes and styles, with particular focus on contemporary and modern looks as well as custom designed rugs. Ruby Rugs also provides expert cleaning, repair and appraisals.

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Ruby Rugs is located at 1882 Solano Avenue, Berkeley, California 94707. Information: (510) 558-3244.

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