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A carpet with stiff backing and a soft, colorful cut pile usually arranged in a complex pattern.

[After Axminster, a town of southwest England.]
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"Offering a wide range of flooring, not just carpets, we offer over 500 vinyls, Axminsters, Wiltons, rugs, remnants, vinyl, tiles, contract flooring and natural flooring.
Crosby Carpet Centre stocks a wide range of floor coverings, from quality woven carpets in a massive range of colours, weaves and fibres, including Axminsters, Wiltons, Wool twists and Loop Berbers, to luxury vinyl flooring like Cavalio and Karndean.
Crosby Carpet Centre is recommended by the very best in the business, including such famous names as Axminster Carpet's of Devon, Brintons, Cormar Carpets, Abingdon Flooring, Associated Weavers, Lifestyle Floors and many more recognised brands.
The showroom is home to Axminsters and Wilton carpets, plain and patterned designs, a range of rugs and great choice of contemporary flooring choices.
If you''re currently on the lookout for a top quality carpet, remember that Huddersfield Carpet Centre is currently offering fee fitting on all Brintons Axminster carpets until the end of October.
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A carpet may have a branded name, such as Axminster or Wilton.
The partnership marks Stanton's first offering of Axminsters, and will help the Kidderminster, England-based manufacturer expand its residential business in the United States.
"Stanton can offer a wider distribution, and Brintons offers us the best Axminsters in the world," said Jonathan Cohen, vice president of marketing for Stanton.
It enjoys a good reputation in US market sectors not serviced by Brintons wool rich Axminsters.
You'll also get free underlay with all Axminsters and Wiltons costing pounds 19.99 a yard or more, and three years' interest-free credit with payment deferred for six months if you spend over pounds 500.
TROY, N.C.--Capel's Kashmir Collection of 100 percent New Zealand wool Axminsters imported from Holland will carry the Decorwool mark, a new label intended by the Wools of New Zealand to distinguish the quality of area rugs made of superior New Zealand wool yarns.