News & Events

  1. Moon Killim

    Young creative Mahjabin Ilkhanipour, who founded Kerman based handmade rug company Moon Killim in 2016, talks to Lucy Upward about her maker’s journey and proves there is a new wave of young Iranian designers ready to transform our notions of the Persian rug

  2. Rhapsodies in Blue

    Discover the fascinating world of blue in an article from COVER 2014, in which Denna Jones sings the praises and reflects on the cultural significance of the world’s favourite colour.

  3. The 4 Seasons by Lila Valadan

    COVER reviews ‘The 4 Seasons by Lila Valadan’ exhibition at Domotex Hannover (11-13 January 2020), organised by Lila Valadan. The show went much further than an elaborate stand design or breakout installation—it was a conceptual exhibition that would not have looked out of place in a museum.

  4. COVER Talks @ Domotex 2020

    All COVER Talks will take place in the Carpet Design Awards area, Hall 3, Domotex Hannover.

  5. Carpet Design Awards 2020 Shortlist

    The finalists for the 15th Carpet Design Awards have been chosen. Here we reveal the shortlisted entries that will be on show and compete at Domotex in January 2020.

  6. A postcard from Sardinia: Food, fables and fabrics

    On a six-day tour of Sardinia organised by the Memory Wefts project, Lucy Upward explores traditional local weaving techniques and textile customs and gets a real sense of the Mediterranean island past and present

  7. Obeetee to launch in the UK

    This December, Indian rug brand Obeetee are set to showcase their products to the UK market for the first time.

  8. TEXTO 2020

    The first edition of a forward-thinking event at Casa Pedregal in Mexico City, 5-8 February, will champion textiles and sustainable living by inviting master artisans, activists and thinkers to gather together and dream about a future that is handmade.


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