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  1. Umbrella Carpet - We Make Carpets

    Life is never monotonous with We Make Carpets and their consumer creations

    Dutch trio Marcia Nolte, Stijn van der Vleuten and Bob Waardenburg are the force behind We Make Carpets. The innovative carpet creators mix traditional skills and offer a critical view of the consumer society in unusual carpets, exploring and pushing the boundaries of traditional floor coverings.

  2. Three Gorges Dam, Sandouping, Yiling, Hubei, China

    Anthropocene: Google maps sewn into Persian rugs

    A Photographic Exhibition by David Thomas Smith, till 16th April 2013, The Copper House Gallery.
    The exhibition examines global landscapes that have been transformed by the actions and activities of mankind, created using a unique and innovative technique. Composited from thousands of thumb nails screen-captured from Google Maps aerial views, each image is reconstructed using Photoshop to produce meticulously detailed images.

  3. The Rug Revolution

    Forza Tappeti: The Rug Revolution Launch Party

    COVER magazine’s long awaited event, Forza Tappeti: The Rug Revolution, had its VIP launch party on Tuesday 9th of April, and with over a thousand guests and VIPs attending, the tone was set for a successful show.

  4. Kaffe Fassett's dining room

    Kaffe Fassett: A Life in Colour Exhibition

    The FTM exhibition represents a genuinely rare opportunity to enjoy Fassett’s way with needlepoint, patchwork, knitting, and other media, and showcases over 100 works – including new items that haven’t been exhibited in public before.

  5. Forza Tappeti: The Rug Revolution 2013

    The curated exhibition shows the best of contemporary carpets and features the most innovative, unique rugs on the market – this is one exhibition visitors must ensure they do not miss out!

  6. Marimekko Brings Spring

    If you are finding the spring season long in arriving, find some inspiration in the new spring collections from Finnish interiors brand Marimekko. The colours of the company’s new ranges of fabrics, interior products and clothing are bright, uplifting and inspired by nature: perfect as an introduction to the new season. The fabric Musta virta … Read more »

  7. GAN

    Milan 2013

    As one of the world’s most important design fairs, Milan Design Week is increasingly becoming a great event to find the latest collections from the world’s premier carpet producers. This is not only on account of COVER’s second annual Forza Tappeti show on 9-14 April 2013 at La Pelota, but because of the plethora of… Read more »

  8. kvadrat_stockholm02

    The Picnic by Raw Edges

    This grand textile installation by London-based designers Yael Mer and Shay Alkalay from Raw Edges Studio consists of 1500 kvadrat straps, made out of twenty different fabrics, presented as part of Stockholm Furniture 2013.   The framework displays the straps in a polychromatic curtain and visitors can interact with the textiles as the structure was angled in a… Read more »

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