News & Events: May 2018

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    New Designers: An Interview with Marleen V Haaften

    Marleen V Haaften is a young Dutch textile designer who works with a variety of raw materials to create very tactile rugs and textiles. In June, she will be showing work at London’s New Designers, as part of the Week 1, ‘One Year In’ display.

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    COVER’s 50 Best Rugs: Santa Cruz River by Alexandra Kehayoglou

    For the 50th edition of COVER, we asked influential people in the world of handmade carpets to without prejudice name the best rug since the first issue 13 years ago. Art historian and curator, Cornelia Lauf chose Santa Cruz River by Alexandra Kehayoglou.

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    Preview: ICFF 2018

    The main attraction at New York’s annual citywide celebration of design, NYCxDesign (11-23 May 2018), is the 30th edition of the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, 20-23 May 2018. Expect plenty of new material from the fifteen or so specialist rug brands exhibiting amongst 800 representatives of global design.

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    COVER’s 50 Best Rugs: Scarpa Gelim by Ptolemy Mann

    For the 50th edition of COVER, we asked influential people in the world of handmade carpets to without prejudice name the best rug since the first issue 13 years ago. The assistant editor of COVER, Rachel Meek chose Scarpa Gelim by Ptolemy Mann. ‘I’m a fan of flatweaves. I like how the limitations of the technique can inform… Read more »

  5. EDGEWATER, NJ - APRIL 27, 2015: The Pearl show house in Edgewater, NJ. Interior design by Catherine Weinstock, CW Design. Credit: Photographs by Bruce Buck.

    Thinking Space

    New Yorker Catherine Weinstock takes on international interior design projects for clients who dare to be different. Rachel Meek discusses her sophisticated artisanal aesthetic.

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    COVER’s 50 Best Rugs: Fresco by Sahar

    For the 50th edition of COVER, we asked influential people in the world of handmade carpets to without prejudice name the best rug since the first issue 13 years ago. Behruz Aligorgi of Behruz Studio chose Fresco by Sahar.

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    25 Best Designs from Milan Design Week 2018

    If you have ever visited Milan Design Week you know what an exhausting but rewarding task it is to search for great design across the city. With rugs and textiles in mind, COVER Editor Lucy Upward travelled across the city to find highlights from Furoisalone.


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