Design by Patricia Urquiola, 2013.
By GAN Rugs.
Add an interesting textural component to interior spaces with the Mangas Collection Mini Caramelo MM1 Rug. This hand-loomed rug possesses a complex design with interesting patterns in a small package. The mini rug is ideal for an additional small accent piece. The ultra-durable 100% new wool rug is made meticulously to ensure intricate detailing and a lasting piece that will withstand everyday foot-traffic. Available in either a neutral or bright color tone.
Winner of many prestigious awards including 2011 MODERN DESIGN AWARD by Dwell Magazine, ICFF Editors Award, and the reddot design award recipient for Product Design.
Material(s): 100% new wool, cotton backing
Designer: Patricia Urquiola
Patricia Urquiola was born in Oviedo, Spain, and currently lives and works in Milan. She studied at the faculty of Architecture at the Madrid Politecnico and at Politecnico di Milano, where she graduated in 1989. From 1990 to 1996 she served as assistant professor to Achille Castiglioni and Eugenio Bettinelli at the Politecnico di Milano. During this time she also led the product development department at De Padova, where she co-designed with Vico Magistretti. In 2001 she opened her own studio of product design, display and architecture.
Patricia Urquiola has received many prizes including Designer of the Year, Elle Decor International Design Awards, Chicago Athenaeum Good Design Award and the Design Prize Cologne.
We caught up with Patricia Urquiola in a Q&A session: read up on Patricia Urquiola's Design Story here.View other products by Patricia Urquiola
Manufacturer: GAN Rugs
GAN Rugs, part of the Spanish design company Gandia Blasco founded in 1941, designs fresh home textiles that are modern and bright. GAN collaborates with top designers from around the world and expert weavers in India to create their boundary-breaking designs. By experimenting with new techniques, GAN redesigns traditional motifs into handmade rugs, poufs and pillows with a modern edge.View other products from GAN Rugs