This rug is utterly gorgeous. The rich tones and shaggy texture create a handwoven rug that is modern in design, yet traditional in technique. The combination of tufting and weaving accentuates the pattern and the tactical textural quality is immense and so addictive.
Supplier Info: This textiles supplier is based in Panipat, India and employs fifty factory workers. They use traditional techniques of weaving, handed down through the generations of a handful of families. The team comprises of weavers, instructors, washers/dryers and packers, plus five sub-contractors for the dyeing of the materials. All employees are provided with insurance and provident fund pensions. They support an NGO called Sri Sanatam Dharm Sangthan who distribute free meals to the poor community. They celebrate all festivals with free food for their workers and are currently installing solar panels to generate electricity. They endeavour to make a happy and safe work place for all of their employees who they treat like extended family.
Why we love this product!
- Fair Trade
- The beautiful textural combination of tufting and weaving
- Geometric pattern
- Rich earthy colours
Dimensions: 113 x 174cm
Flying carpets are fun in story books, but not at home so we recommend using an anti-slip underlay with this rug to keep it firmly on the ground.