Home away from home

December 23, 2011 by
Filed under: Traditional Rugs 

Home away from home
The rugs and carpets she has used in her home are very Indian and ethnic. The one in the living room is a traditional kilim flat weave tribal rug, pink in colour with geometric designs. She also has other colourful rugs, including a chindi rug sourced …
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Fab grabs
My explorations resulted in floor cushions and rugs for the domestic market. Through a student's project we expanded our product range to include cushions, laptop sleeves and pouches as well as bags and purses of high quality. The textile design course …
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Current & Coming
"Share the Wonder," traditional seasonal display of holiday art and artifacts built around a model train set, at the Wyeth Center (through Dec. 31); "Paul Caponigro: The Hidden Presence of Places" (through Jan. 15) in Morehouse Wing; "Beyond Rugs! …
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Willy's Way
When you see a pair of men stop, lay prayer rugs down, side by side, fall to their knees, head on the ground, facing their God, it spoke to me of a soberness and seriousness I found attractive and often lacking in my own culture. When Berber men greet, …
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