Doris Leslie Blau Collection Modern Nuno Felt Gray Rug N11679 7'5" × 9'9" $11,000
Minimalistic solutions combined with relatively new techniques can give outstanding effects which is reflected in this Nuno felt grey rug. Its soft yet utterly qualitative and durable body was made in Nuno felting, which is a fabric felting method developed by Polly Stirling, a fiber artist from New South Wales, Australia, around 1992.
The name is derived from the Japanese word “nuno” meaning cloth. The technique bonds loose fibers, usually wool, into a sheer fabric such as silk gauze, creating a lightweight felt. In case of this contemporary rug, the fibers completely cover the background fabric forming a uniform structure, divided into squares by raised seams. There is no figurative pattern or borders. The simplistic design in rendered in a versatile and absolutely chic shade of mélange gray.
Such a universal modern carpet pattern will easily match a wide array of interior arrangements, neatly dividing the space and bringing in a touch of timeless elegance. If properly cared for, the nuno felt flat weave rug ikea will serve its owners for generations without any signs of wear. Well-made, unique and beautiful, the modern rug shows that it is worth experimenting even with centuries-old, venerable crafts, like that of carpet weaving.
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 Nuno Felt Gray Rug N11679