Vintage Swedish Flat Weave Rug by Judith Johansson BB6234 4'8" × 6'9"
Scandinavian design is one of the most well-known and celebrated styles in the world and Judith Johansson, the author of this outstanding vintage flat-weave, stands firm in the pantheon of iconic Swedish designers. Her signature, JJ, is visible in the bottom left corner of the rug but even without it a laymen could figure out that this mesmerizing piece came from the hands of a master. Its strong, tightly knotted field was made by hand of the finest wool by a skilled artisan in accordance with old and refined weaving techniques. Such quality contributed to the fact that the rug has survived until this day without any signs of wear and will surely serve its future owners for generations. Next to the thorough crafting, this Swedish flat-weave can boast of an exceptional design, deeply embedded in the philosophy of Scandinavian aesthetics. This borderless beauty features an all-over central pattern of repeating geometric shapes in pastel shades of sky blue, forest green and grizzly brown, interspersed with dashed sunflower yellow lines against a field of light neutral gray. Simplicity, practicality and inspirations derived from nature are the paramount principles of the northern style. The Swedish flat-weave rug will easily fit into contemporary interior arrangements due to its versatility, gentle charm and timeless appeal. Anyone who invites this wondrous creation in, will be enchanted by its soothing vibe and unpretentious elegance.