News — Natural Fibre Rugs

Jute Rugs will wrap your room with the natural touch

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Atrium rugs are the newest addition to our collection. These carefully hand-woven rugs provide an amazing balance between beauty and durability. Even during modern times, traditional techniques are used in the creation of these modern-day rugs, woven by skilled craftspeople with a keen eye for detail. About Jute Fibre: Jute is a fibre that can be spun into coarse, strong threads from its stem. Because of its softness, competitive price, length and lustre; jute is in great demand for a variety of applications. Growing up in Burma, I used to see my mum’s kitchen full of jute bags where onions,...

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Sisal Rug Natural Floor Coverings 101

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Natural floor coverings like sisal rugs have been an important trend this season, incorporating practicality and beauty with environmental sustainability. As the market becomes increasingly eco-savvy, these kinds of materials are increasing in popularity and will remain a strong seller well into the 2015 season. For this blog edition, we take a closer look at our popular Eco Sisal range. Sisal is a woody herb with a rosette of spiny leaves shaped like a sword, measuring up to 2 metres long. Native to southern Mexico and widely cultivated in many countries, the fibre of the Sisal plant is strong and durable – the ideal choice...

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