DIY + How To
Wanna try a DIY project this weekend? Checkout these clever homemade rugs featuring carpet tiles, remnants and samples, as well as chevron patterned, hand dyed rugs.
First up, my favorite pattern of the moment: Chevron. (Click on the photo’s link for DIY instructions)
Lilac Silhouette on Flickr
And last but not least, a smart idea for a stylish rug: Carpet tiles, remnants and samples pieced together with a heavy weight thread to create a patchwork rug. Different looks can be achieved both by rotating renants, and cutting the remnants into different shapes and then sewing. I didn’t find any DIY instrctions but it’s pretty much self explanatory. Here, some DIY patchwork rug inspiration:
Triangular shapes create a sort of origami effect.. (via Ready Made)