- Materials: lana sarda, cotone
The art of textiles holds a very important place within Sardinian tradition and has created stunning and original rugs.
The great quantities of wool have actually driven the production of rugs since the Roman Era. In fact, the Sardinian rug was first created as a decorative piece to be placed above the marriage chest and later evolved to become a highly stylish and elegant furnishing.
Combining the loom with the exquisite and fine craftsmanship of Sardinian women has created rugs with different types of decoration and designs: geometric, plant, animals, heraldic and mythological.
There are five weaving techniques:
Every rug has a story and a different weave, which make it unique and original.