Mio Karo

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I recently splurged on a very nice black and white rug for my living room that, despite my best efforts, has become more of a tan and black rug thanks to my dog. It is 100% my fault for thinking I could somehow always keep her feet clean (in NYC? What was I thinking?) so I’ve embraced that the color contrast isn’t quite as high as I’d like anymore. That said, I still find myself constantly eying bold black & white combos that would be great for people who don’t have “high traffic” or pet issues in their home. These incredible rugs are from a Sardinian company called Mio Karo, lead by designer and illustrator Carolina Melis. From their studio in Porto Cervo, Mio Karo continues the rich Sardinian tradition of weaving through their geometric-style wool rugs (their wool is sourced from local sheep). I’m sort of obsessing over their Quattro Stagioni collection (above and below) but you can check out the entire series right here.

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  1. mahasitha says:

    Nice rugs and beautiful photos!
    Thank you!

  2. Em says:

    Grace – how can you purchase these? After visiting Sardinia last year it would be so special in my home

    1. Grace Bonney says:

      hi em

      you’ll need to contact them directly to purchase, i’m sure they’ll mail to you :)

      grace

  3. Fra says:

    These are really beautiful, I also have a passion for black and white rugs and those featured here are fantastic. I have just contacted the company via the website and they have answered very quickly! Thank you Grace

  4. Emily says:

    Trying to figure out the photographer – anyone?

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