Laine carpet from Saaristo collection by Anna Pirkola. The pattern of the carpet is about 2,5 cm high and the base of the carpet is about 0,5 cm high. Available in three color combinations. The design is identical to the woven version, the knotted technique of the base is different.
Sera’s carpets are made of pure Ethiopian highland sheep wool. Thread, knotting, and weaving are entirely handmade. No chemicals used.
Knotted rugs: knotting is done of wool (80%), the warp is made of cotton (20%).
Woven rugs: weaving is made of wool (50%) and warp is made of cotton (50%).
The thread of the carpet is not chemically processed (dyed or bleached) and for this reason, the color of the carpet is natural. The carpet's size might vary by a couple of centimeters. The shades of the colors of the carpet vary slightly. Irregularities are not defects but are unique to handmade products.
Other sizes outside of standard sizes available upon request, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The wool is not bleached or colored so the rug has its natural lanolin and that is why it is very easy to keep it clean. When needed, all the rugs can be vacuumed, cleaned in the snow, and tamped.
Knotted rugs are recommended to be professionally cleaned.
The colors of the carpets will not release, because all the colors are natural colors of wool.
- MADE IN ETHIOPIA
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SERA HELSINKI was born from the love for design and desire to create a better future. Their roots lie in Scandinavian design, and they are intertwined with Ethiopian craftsmanship heritage and empowerment of people.