Doris Leslie Blau Collection Modern Indian Dhurrie White, Blue Striped Runner N11791 3'3" × 14'3" $4,000
The beauty of this exquisite Dhurie rug lies in its simplicity. Hand knotted using high quality cotton, the runner is very light and durable, making it a great choice for hot summer days. While the pattern of this piece looks deceptively simple, a closer look reveals how much work was put into it. Each stripe is almost perfectly symmetrical and small imperfections only help to make this piece look more authentic. The color palette features two shades, white and blue, which together create a perfect composition that is both cool and rejuvenating.
Dhurrie, a traditional Indian rug, has been distinctive of India for centuries. Also called durrie or durry, it is a thick flat-woven modern pattern carpet with characteristic designs and colors. Apart from vintage Indian dhurrie rugs, Doris Leslie Blau’s collection includes the line of new and custom dhurrie-inspired runner carpets. Their dominant color palette are different shades of blue and cream. As for patterns, these are mostly stripes or various geometries. Those exceptional floor coverings are made of natural, eco-friendly materials, like jute, cotton, silk and wool.
Doris Leslie Blau carries an exceptional collection of original modern rugs in many styles and materials. Contemporary hand-made rugs are a bridge throughout history, they are the fruit of the constant evolution of the weaving craft that has accompanied men since the dawn of civilization.
Doris Leslie Blau Collection Modern Indian Dhurrie White, Blue Striped Runner N11791