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Jo Meesters Turns Old Woolen Blankets Into Blooming Floral Carpets

Posted By Ana Lisa On November 23, 2011 @ 10:51 am In Art,Botanical,Decorative Objects,Design,Gallery,Innovation,Recycled Materials | No Comments

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Jo Meesters [1] makes beautiful floral carpets by cutting up old woolen blankets [2]. Combining traditional needlework and delicate floral patterns, the Dutch designer creates new value for previously unloved colorful fabrics. By skillfully mixing and matching colors and motifs, Meesters brings soft discarded materials to bloom.

+ Jo Meesters [3]

Photo © Jo Meesters

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[1] Jo Meesters: http://www.jomeesters.nl/index.php

[2] woolen blankets: http://inhabitat.com/deken-swiss-army-blankets-tried-and-true/

[3] + Jo Meesters: http://www.jomeesters.nl/home.php

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