Blog: alfombras

Founded in Mexico & based in Miami: Odabashian custom rugs collaboration part 2

COVER reported earlier this week on Odabashian’s collaboration with leading Mexican architects, graphic and industrial designers and artists to created a limited edition rug collection. As Jaime Odabachian explained to your scribe, one of the objectives was “to promote the coming of age’ of Mexican architecture and interior design and Odabashian’s role in this history… Read more »

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Belén Mena designs celebrate Ecuador’s winged beauties

A sleek splash in the Olympic pool by Samantha Arevalo Salinas of Ecuador in the women’s 800-meter freestyle heat yesterday inspired your scribe to refresh her interest in Ecuadorean rugs (alfombras). Olga Fisch was a significant figure in the global promotion and national protection of Ecuadorean crafts, particularly rugs. She founded Quito’s Folklore shop –… Read more »

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Art Textiles, Fashion, Interiors, Rugs & Carpets, Textiles, We Like, We Like
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