Based in Portland, Maine, angela adams offers unique, handmade modern area rugs and furniture to customers all over the world who share our commitment to the marriage of quality modern design and traditional craftsmanship. Designed by Hand. Made by Hand. Since the company’s launch in 1998, each area rug and furniture piece has been designed by hand, and then made by hand, using traditional craftsmanship techniques. Our rugs are handmade by skilled artisans around the world, and our furniture is handcrafted by master furniture makers in our Portland, ME studio. Founded by married Maine native designers Angela Adams and Sherwood Hamill, the company was an overnight sensation with critics and decorators alike, providing an array of heirloom quality modern design pieces for an inspired home.