The rug selected by Interior Design is made of silk and aloe. Aloe has a lot of natural color and variance, which is part of the reason the rug retains the essence of watercolor from the painting its design was based on.
Shanan is on a roll this month: Our carpets with her designs were also featured in Architectural Digest’s latest cover story on John Legend and Chrissy Teigen’s NYC home.
Shanan is a painter and designer who cut her teeth at the prestigious Central Saint Martins in London. You can see her full collection here. Or a little taste below:
There’s a dreamy, fluid quality to her work, which is preserved when it’s transferred to textile. Shanan’s singular, abstract designs invoke the subtle beauty of nature in a way that’s as uncommon as it is delightful.