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Wool and Wood Hybrid Carpets by 157+173 Designers

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Juxtaposing the soft and cushy feel of wool between the hard surfaces of wood slats gives the “Woo(l)+(d)en Carpet” a textural story. The carpet invigorates the foot by stimulating circulation – all with a sense of warmth and cosiness.

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The combination of Maple wood slats or dowels with compressed sheep’s wool creates a contrast not only of material, but of textures as well.

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The slats are combined with a contrasting charcoal wool to create a strong and vibrant herringbone pattern while the wood dowels are combined with a tonally similar wool for a softer checkerboard visual.

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The carpets are made of natural materials.

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The Maple wood slats are attached to a wool under mat to absorb sound and add extra warmth.

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The dowels are raised ever so slightly above the wool, creating a 3D effect.

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The wool acts like grout lines between the wood.

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What a fantastic way to massage and reinvigorate tired feet.
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