WE MAKE CARPETS Arrange Dull Household Items into Eye-Popping Carpets

December 12, 2012 by  
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Alexandra Kehayoglou Crafts Lush Grassy Carpets Inspired by the Pasturelands of Argentina

December 3, 2012 by  
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These aren’t your grandmother’s shag carpets – Alexandra Kehayoglou creates incredible rugs that look like miniature pastures and meadows. Each hand-tufted piece is a tribute to the landscape of the artist’s native Argentina. As a granddaughter of Greek immigrants, she grew up following a textile tradition that was developed thousands of years ago in Asia Minor. After graduating with a degree in visual arts, Kehayoglou returned to her roots make carpets as her ancestors did, but with a twist. As varied as the grasses of South America, the carpets are beautiful representations of natural and cultural heritage. + Alexandra Kehayoglou Via Design Squish

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Interface Raises the Curtain on Its Carpets’ Impacts

June 29, 2010 by  
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InterfaceFLOR has released Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for three of its modular carpet tile lines, sharing the details of the lifecycle impacts of those products.

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Green Materials Guide: An Intro to Green Flooring

November 2, 2009 by  
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Photo credit: Getty Images / flashfilm We all walk on it every day, but don’t often think of it. It’s underfoot, and, for many of us, out of mind. But just because you trod on it doesn’t mean you shouldn’t pay close attention to the materials that make up your flooring.

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