Archive for the ‘Rugs+Carpet’ Category

It’s always exciting to see what’s new at Illu Stration, Mary Ann Williams’ German-based design studio known for innovating exquisitely tactile felt furnishings and accessories. Mary Ann sent me these photos earlier in the summer (oops) but aren’t they perfect for late fall? Oak Leaves is a modular system which are either available assembled or […]

My family is coming out to me this Christmas so I’ve started thinking about how to deck out the apartment — in a fabulously green way of course! So I’ve been on the hunt for decorations that serve double duty for the festive season and beyond (restyle is the Fab Green motto). Will post them […]

You may remember back in March we announced Tricycle’s Ample Sample Contest, daring interior designers to transform their stacks of carpet samples into an appealing, functional interiors product. Ample Sample contest hosts Tricycle, Bentley Prince Street and Floor Focus Magazine designed the contest to help promote the “rescue by design” of hundreds of thousands of […]

I’ve been a long time fan of Angela Adams’ designs–many of which have become modern day icons. Beloved not only for their whimsical yet sophisticated style, but also as Rugmark labeled (i.e. no child labor is used), they exude style with a conscience. She’s taken her designs one step further into the world of sustainable […]

Attention designers: Looking for a chance to showcase your creativity and support a good green cause? Caleb Ludwick and the gang at TRICYCLE dare you to design a fabulous piece of furniture or interior accessory using that stack of carpet samples slumbering away in your materials library. Why? Cast-off carpet comprises a large portion of […]

Hot green finds around the web: PEEK-A-BOO Memento Rug by Norwegian company 2Form 100% wool felt, made sans child-labor, biodegradable Spotted at Design Milk SIDEBOARD STYLE A gorgeous vintage modern collectible sideboard/credenza is up for sale at Brooklyn’s primo vintage furniture boutique Baxter & Liebchen. Spotted at Design*Sponge MODERN PLUSH Esther Diamond Collection of throw […]

Annie at e bella sent over some pictures from their newest product line and I fell hard for the new Rio Oro Rug featured above (the landscape ain’t too shabby either). What was the inspiration, I asked her. Apparently Nicole Linton (the founder-designer behind e bella) had found artistic inspiration in a river bed last […]

FG favorite FLOR is having holiday sale–15% off of everything in their collections. We love them for their mix-and-match potential, easy breezy installation, and eco-friendly leadership in the carpet industry. Simply type in FSH1506 before Friday November 17 to take advantage of the discount. Some budget-style options: Fedora Carpet Tiles by FLOR Fedora is truly […]

For all you opinionated designers and design enthusiasts it’s time to cast your ballots in for Interior Design Magazine‘s Best of Year Products. 13 contenders are vying for best Eco-Product but at least 10 other green style products are vying for top-nods in more traditional categories–indicating that eco-style is here to stay and not just […]

Annie over at รจ bella designs wrote in to give us a sneak peek into their new line of rugs and bags. You may remember seeing their beautiful pieces here before. Orbit (in gray), Barron (in chocolate) and Myriad (in blue) Leila, Olivia, Myriad (in blue) and Myriad (in Chocolate) Olivia Bag The Fab Factor: […]