Browsing articles in "Carpets"

Eastern Knots –

Sep 16, 2011 | Leave a Comment

Inspired by images from the Hubble Space Telescope, the Cosmo Collection created for Eastern Knots brings a jolt of bold graphic energy to the more restrained tradition of Tibetan carpet design.

Kilims, On Display & Online –

Sep 7, 2011 | Leave a Comment

This coming weekend the de Young Museum in San Francisco will open an exhibition titled, The Art of the Anatolian Kilim: Highlights from the McCoy Jones Collection. With works dating from the 15th – 19th century the show is a great chance to see the real thing up close. For kilims of a decorative rather than historic nature visit Orientina. Above, a vintage kilim from the shop.

Nying Zemo –

Sep 2, 2011 | Leave a Comment

Nying Zemo (great name!) is a rug company with an “art-focused” approach to carpets. Above is a cropped view of a Meganaut, a carpet designed by painter Scott Petrie.

Via this related link on 1st Dibs.

P.S. Labor Day weekend is upon us in the States. I’ll be back to Fibercopia post holiday.

Dia Living –

Jul 18, 2011 | Leave a Comment

Dia Living offers a nicely edited (and presented) selection of hand crafted textiles for the home that includes “one of a kind” items like the vintage Rabari throw pictured above as well as rugs, table linens, bedding, etc.

India Rose –

Jul 11, 2011 | Leave a Comment

With stripes, polka dots and ruffles India Rose has cheerful domesticity covered.

Oliver Yaphe –

Jul 8, 2011 | Leave a Comment

~ Striped carpets and a fun blog at Oliver Yaphe.

Liora Manne, Indoor / Outdoor –

Jun 27, 2011 | Leave a Comment

With the  growing demand for weather-ready fabrics and carpets persisting beyond the trend cycle, Liora Manne’s antimicrobial “Lamontage” technology looks like a sure bet. Above, one of her many UV stabilized indoor / outdoor carpet designs.

Urban Rustic –

Jun 1, 2011 | Leave a Comment

A $20 rag rug from Urban Outfitters — cheap but good.

Via Polyvore.

2Modern –

May 6, 2011 | Leave a Comment

Pillows by Thomas Paul are among the textile-related finds at 2Modern, a good source for an assortment of contemporary domestic goods.

Hay –

Apr 29, 2011 | Leave a Comment

Pinocchio, pictured above, is one of many delectable carpets by the Danish company Hay. (Recently spotlighted here on The Style Files.) It’s made of hand-formed felted balls and looks like the perfect place for bare feet and tired backs.