Beautiful rugs by Carolina Melis


Mio Karo

By Ambra Medda

While in London I sat down with Carolina Melis an incrediable talent from: Sardinia! Carolina works with a team of traditional Sardinian weavers who make all her carpets for the Mio Karo "Four Seasons" collection. The carpets are made using a weaving technique most commonly found in the eastern and central regions of Sardinia called Pibiones, that involves twisting of the thread as it's woven, creating a type of raised relief. Compared to traditional Sardinian carpet weavings these carpets are unexpectedly light and incredibly soft. They can be used on the floor or even as hangings for the wall. You could even try wearing one...

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"Vento"

"Autunno"

"Mare"

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    • Ambra Medda

      Ambra Medda

      Ambra is a passionate, seasoned curator, who facilitates great design through innovative collaborations between designers, artists, brands, and institutions. Among many other things.