Bring The Argentinian Grasslands Indoors With These Stunning Handmade Rugs


Argentinian artist Alexandra Kehayoglou hand-crafts gorgeous rugs that bring the outside in — the lush green blankets and tapestries let the owner snuggle up to the outside world, inside. Alexandra makes the rugs from discarded thread scraps that she collects from her family’s carpet factory in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

h/t: boredpanda, colossal


“I grew up surrounded by rugs,” Kehayoglou told Instagram. “I realized that the knowledge of rugs I had was in my genes. Using it as an artist became inevitable.”


“The style that I’ve created is an abstraction of landscapes from my country. I would like everyone that looks at my pieces to feel that they are entering a new context. The pieces are big and feel infinite. They are meant to be portals that have the power of taking you where your memories are.”


(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)

Leave Your Comment Below

If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Transparent Sculptures Explore the Depth of Human Emotion
"City Of Light": 1939 New York World’s Fair Diorama In The Making
A Girl Collects Porcupine's Shed Quills And Makes Different Things Out Of Them
LEGO Note Bricks For Your Note-Taking Needs
This Is A Fresh-Baked French Bread Plush Pillow
Amazing And Realistic Handmade Fruit Candles
An Adorable Line of Miniature ‘Bread Cat’ Shaped Resin Toys That Look Good Enough to Eat
The Craft Of Ladies' Hairdressing: Cool Pics That Show Unique Hairdos Of The '50s Ladies
The Bizarre Looking Of Henry VIII’s Horned Helmet, c.1511-1514
A Designer Assembled a Hundred Covers of Famous Music Albums from LEGO
Meet Deb: She Creates The Ugliest Christmas Sweaters Ever
The Albert Clock Wants Your Complete Attention And Your Math Skills
Leah Yellowbird Pattern Cardboard Animal Heads
Centipede, Spider And Other Creepy Animal-Inspired Handbags Created By A Japanese Artist
This Pennywise Balloon Lamp Is Adding A Terrifying Twist To Your Usual Home Decor
Six Large Wood Giants Are Now Hiding Out In A Forest Near Copenhagen
The People's Cup Project
Summer 2020 Men’s Weird Fashion Collection: Skirts And Dresses!
New Japanese Capsule Toy Series Is An All Star Team Of Public Drunks
Dad Builds Triple Rocking Chair So He Could Read To His 3 Kids
South African Artist Creates Fantastic Life-Sized Cake Sculptures
Stunning Fantasy Multi-Level Worlds Created From Laser Cut Wood
These Mandalorian Superfans Built Their Own Gigantic Razor Crest Ship in Siberia
Life-Size Crochet Sighting In Kyröskoski, Finland, Bet You Had To Look Twice!
Artist Re-Reading Damaged Images Of The Virgin Mary Transforming Them Into Icon Characters Of Pop Culture
This Makeup Artist Can Transform Her Face Into A Glitch In The Matrix
Artist Janis Miltenberger Creates Incredibly Intricate Glasswork Inspired By Mythology
For The Ladies: Cute Animal Face Underwear With Ears
For Design Geeks: Old School Tattoos That Pay Tribute To Famous Typefaces
In Akureyri, Iceland, Heart-Shaped Stoplights Are a Daily Reminder to Smile