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Organic, neutral, sophisticated...

Posted on August 17 2021

 

“Avita has the scent of the sea, the roughness of the sand, and the bright tones of nature”

 

THE AVITA COLLECTION

is from our newest rug maker, Battilossi, a 60-year old company based in Turin, Italy. Organic and sophisticated, it perfectly expresses the relaxed style of Northwest interiors. We love the names that evoke a rich natural color palette: storm, drizzle, walnut, ember...

 

Oregon beach photos
Worker finishes Avita rug by Battilossi

detail of Avita rug by Battilossi

 

“The desire behind AVITA is to add a layer of sophistication to the flatweave carpet... creating a great product with such complex workmanship that the difference between a handknotted carpet and a flatweave creation is blurred.”

 

handknotted in Lahore, Punjab

 

“We have experimented with different weaving techniques and embroidery. Intense yet natural colors, the finest handspun Ghazni wool, kilim weaving and mixed weft wrapping techniques (soumak) come together to give the collection a unique look.”

 

Storm rug by Battilossi in situAvita rug detail and nature photos

Workers finish a Battilossi rug

 

 

to see more from Battilossi:

 

View Battilossi rugs in the Christiane Millinger showroom

 

or come to the showroom to experience the rugs in person. Private shopping appointments are available. Please email us below if you would like to receive a recent Battilossi catalog.

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Oregon beach scene

 

 

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