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100% NZ Wool

Florian Pucher makes carpets. Europe. Africa. Netherlands. USA. More. Story.
posted by the man of twists and turns on Oct 7, 2014 - 7 comments

Rugs of War

Afghan war rugs Traditional rug-making techniques meet contemporary political imagery. See also the 'Rugs of War' project.
posted by infini on Mar 27, 2014 - 13 comments

Hobbies for dorks like us

Carpets For Airports [spacey sound on load] | Hugh Dancy is one of the contributors. -via- [more inside]
posted by maggieb on Jun 14, 2013 - 7 comments

Fuck Yeah Hotel Hallway

Fuck Yeah Hotel Hallway TheCoug documents unfortunate hotel carpets from his travels. [via mefi projects]
posted by Thin Lizzy on Jun 26, 2012 - 36 comments

800-588-2300...

Lynn Haludren, better known as the Empire Carpet Man, died yesterday at the age of 89. [more inside]
posted by Hey Dean Yeager! on Apr 27, 2011 - 83 comments

That rug really tied the room together, did it not?

Ugly Vegas Carpets Want You to Keep Playing. "Mathematician-philosopher Alfred North Whitehead once said, “It requires a very unusual mind to undertake the analysis of the obvious.” This certainly rings true with Chris Maluszynski’s Las Vegas Carpets series, whose name explains it all. The photos draw out the psychology of Las Vegas through the simple observation of carpet."
posted by Fizz on Sep 2, 2010 - 51 comments

Wash Your Weave, Brush Your Bong

How To Clean Stuff. From kitchen and bath, to flooring and carpets. Indoors, outdoors, your car, dog, colon and bong. More than 800 cleaning tips in all. Submit your best ideas. Each one that gets published, the site will contribute to the Clean Water Fund.
posted by netbros on May 29, 2008 - 5 comments

Origins of the US carpet industry

How do regional clusters of economic activity get started? For example, why is Dalton, a town in northern Georgia, the center of the American carpet industry? It started with a farm girl named Catherine Evans, who made a tufted bedspread as a wedding present in 1900. Via Paul Krugman.
posted by russilwvong on Nov 10, 2007 - 9 comments

weird casino carpets

Casino carpet gallery. [via scrubbles.net]
posted by mediareport on Jun 28, 2005 - 17 comments

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