History of Kaleen
Though the brand name might sound oriental to many of the Western world, ’Kaleen’ is a phrase in Urdu that literally translates into ‘carpet’ in English. Though the meaning of ‘Kaleen’ doesn’t say much, the word itself speaks volumes of the brand’s South Asian history. The story started with Shivkishan Rathi who left his home in Bikaner, India and travelled to the city of Mumbai with high hopes and dreams. In the early 1980s, this dream became a reality when Shivkishan Rathi built a textile company.
By 1997, this dream had expanded all the way to the USA by the name of Kaleen Rugs & Broadloom. Now, with factories in India and Georgia, Kaleen is name that is known to produce luxury carpets that can add a touch of class to any interior.
With over 50 years in the business, Kaleen has gained the trust of it customers and has formed a loyal fan following that recognizes the brand for its pristine designs and intricate patterns that are incomparable to any rug brand in the market. Moreover, the creators behind the brand ensure each product that enters the market is a timeless classic. The designers at every step, give great attention to detail in the patterns and colors that are artistically infused to create masterpieces.
The brand also focuses on providing carpets that last long and serve as a perfect accessory to a contemporary decorated abode. “Perfection’ is what the Kaleen desires and that is exactly what it provides its customers; carpets and accessories that outshine its competitors.
Fun facts about Kaleen
- All Kaleen facilities are eco-friendly.
- Kaleen’s new manufacturing plants are “Green Energy” certified.
- Kaleen is certified by the ISO 9000 & SA8000 International Organization for Standardization that focuses on quality
- The brand offers over 6,500 distinct styles in area rugs alone
- The yarn rugs and broadloom used by Kaleen are made in India and shipped to the United States.
Rug collection by Kaleen
Here are some rug collections by the brand that you must get your hands on!
- Hilary Farr Designs
- Artech collection
- Boho Patio collection
- Relic collection
- Zuma Beach collection