Handmade floor mats from Sri Lanka, by reused textile
Page from textile book "Ode à l’Oubli" (2004) by French-American artist Louise…
The Sri Lankan floor mats | Fine Little Day
boucherouite rag rugs
Fine Little Day: The Sri Lankan floor mats are such treats. Old, worn, discolored textiles gets new life as colorful texile cakes.
Boucherouite are freeform “rag rugs” from Morocco made with leftover scraps of fabric and inexpensive materials. As wool became rarer and more expensive to buy in Morocco, family looms started using found scraps to create exciting patterns and color juxtapositions that wouldn’t normally be found in traditional Moroccan rugs.