Gallery: BCXSY Showcases Rugs Woven By Bedouin Women from Locally Sourc...

 
BCXSY is displaying a series of seven one of a kind rugs made by Bedouin women at the Spazio Rossana Orlandi in Milan. The Eindhoven designers joined forces with SIDREH in support of Lakiya Negev weaving. This non-profit group enables a group of women otherwise alienated from their traditional ways amidst an increasingly modern society to make a living from weaving rugs. And, unlike mass-produced factory rugs, the wool for these is sourced locally, making them a totally-sustainable decorative item.

Read the rest of this entry »

LEAVE A COMMENT

or your inhabitat account below



get the free Inhabitat newsletter

Submit this form
popular today
all time
most commented
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
Federated Media Publishing - Home