Advertisement
Continue to Site »

site_header_zone


 
Trending
Deborah Sussman, Exuberant Designer, Dies at 83
Photography courtesy of Jiro Schneider/Riposte.   Brooklyn born, New York ...
Girl Power: Built By Women New York City Heats Up
A view of 200 Eleventh Avenue in New York, designed ...
MOCA North Miami Makes Controversial Split With City
Photo courtesy of MOCA North Miami.   A longstanding public ...
10 Questions With... Sawyer Berson
  New York-based Sawyer Berson, founded in 1999, has caught ...
DIFFA Hosts Third Annual Picnic by Design
Julie Schuster Design Studio's basket for DIFFA Picnic by Design. ...

JOB ZONE

jobseekers:

employers:

 
Weekly Poll
What's the biggest challenge your firm faces with clients?

    industry_article_detail_left_zone

    Made Ya Look: Yvette Balderson's Hexagonal Carpet Tiles

    Tsar

     

    Manufacturer: Tsar
    Product: Geometric's Betsy
    Standout: Flooring types blur, as tufting mimics tile

     

    At first blush, Yvette Balderson's hexagons could be colorful ceramic tiles. Closer inspec­tion reveals that the mosaic is actually hand-tufted in New Zealand wool. The trompe l'oeil derives from varying the pile height by 1/10  inch between the "tiles" and the "grout." With no width limitations or minimum-size requirements, Betsy can be used to compose both rugs and carpet, either in the 144 standard colors or in custom ones. 646-415-7968; tsarusa.com.

    industry_article_detail_central_zone