ISSUE 85  |  Travels with an Editor: Barcelona

A New Collection from Spain’s Rug Doyenne

August 14, 2013 7:00 PM

BY Julie Carlson

Nani Marquina, the Barcelona-based doyenne of handmade rugs, has come out with a new Natural line of rugs made with nettle, Afghan wool, silk, and jute. Lucky for us in the US, the collection is available from Y Living. To see more, go to Nani Marquina.

Above: Nani Marquina’s Vegetal Rug in hand-spun jute with subtle tonal color shifts is available in two sizes; prices start at $1,3

Above: The Vegetal Rug in Garnet; prices start at $1,334 at Y Living.

Above: The Vegetal Rug in gray; prices start at $1,334 at Y Living.

Above: The raw ingredients used in the rug-making process.

Above: The rugs on display at the Salone Mobile 2013.