tigris carpet

by Grace Bonney

I love the idea of animal rugs (because I love animal imagery at home) but hate the idea that any animal would have to give its life for them. So I’ve never owned or really wanted one. Until I saw this Tigris carpet at Plumo. It’s an animal rug . . . but only in stylized woven form. Created by Elisabeth Dunker of Fine Little Day (her home tour is always a favorite of mine), this 100% wool carpet is woven with a tiger design in rich cream and brown colors. I love the little cream tufts at the end, and this rug would be adorable at the foot of a child’s bed. Click here to check out the rug in more detail and order ($755) online. Each rug is handwoven in Tunisia and measures approximately six by four. xo, grace

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