Linie Design

Ardesia Area Rug By Linie Design, 5'7"x7'9"

The Ardesia Area Rug by Linie Design is a handwoven non-reversible area rug woven from 100% high quality wool giving it a thick matted texture. Both the light Gray & charcoal varieties are speckled w/ a spectrum of Gray shades. Simply designed & masterfully woven this area rug will add warmth & comfort to your space while not distracting or overwhelming. This is an indoor use only rug that does require our Prima Luxus rug pad for solid surfaces (item sold separatelys is an indoor use only rug that does require our Prima Luxus rug pad for solid surfaces (item sold separately). Product care includes vacuuming & using mild soap w/ a damp towel.Linie Design is a Danish design company founded in 1980. We are the biggest developer & wholesaler of handmade rugs in Northern Europe. All rugs are designed by acknowledged Scandinavian designers & handmade by Indian master artisans. We are a company that highly values ethical & environmental responsibility in the production of our rugs aiming to produce beautiful high quality rugs while leaving the local environment safe & healthy & the local community stronger & more prosperous. Frequently asked Questions: Are deviations in sizes & colours to be expected? Yes minor deviations are normal because all rugs are handmade.Is it normal that the rug produces fluff? Balls of fluff may appear on the surface especially on hand-tufted rugs. It will howvere stop after a couple of months.How do I clean the rug?1. Use a vacuum cleaner or a carpet sweeper2. Damp towel3. DrycleanersHow do I treat marks at viscose rugs? Go to your Drycleaners for steam cleaningAll materials used in our rugs are at highest quality & not hazardous to health.Linea Design Philosophy: The nature & purpose of businessFirst of all beautiful things obsess us. Nordic roots define our design thinking. Quality & aesthetic simplicity are fundamentals for everything we do & constantly we explore new materials methods patterns & ideas.We are nothing without our in-depth knowledge of weaving materials & market. We work together w/ high-skilled production sites some of the best Scandinavian designers & qualified dealers around the world. Together we create dynamic products followed by growth & success.Our vision is to fill homes all over the world w/ beauty. Therefore our beautiful rugs are characterized by aesthetic charm high quality & great functionality. Professionalism honesty unpretentiousness & customer focus are keywords of our business.Environmental Commitment To ensure environmental resposibility we have worked out a 'Product Environment Guideline' in corporation w/ a consulting chemist. The purpose of the Product Environment Guideline is to ensure that products manufactured for Linie Design are produced according to local laws & regulations in the country of production as well as laws & regulations in the EU USA & Canada. All our products live up to the EU Directive REACH (Registration Evaluation & Authorisation of Chemical Substances).Fair Business & Comunity Involvement CARE & FAIR is a worldwide industry initiative of the European carpet trade. As a member of the organisation we help fight illegal child labour & improve the living conditions of carpet knotters & their families in India Nepal & Pakistan.At present CARE & FAIR supports 13 schools 7 adult education centres & 6 day care centres in India. Since the middle of 2008 we have fully sponsored one of the schools - thereby named Linie Design School. We pay all running expenses to ensure that more than 350 Indian pupils can go to school every day. This way we give the next generation a safer future.Furthermore the Women Empowerment Program is part of the activities in CARE & FAIR. Since 2002 mothers & elder sisters of schoolchildren in some of the CARE & FAIR schools (including Linie Design School) have been given the opportunity to acquire basic knowledge in reading math & writing. In addition they are taught in sewing & stitching so that they can produce things sell them on the market or use them for their own families.Code of conductOur Code of Conduct expresses our attitude towards human rights human safety & health as well as the local environment. It applies to all production sites - below you find an extract.Taking care of peoplePart of our Code of conduct says that we will not do business w/ anyone using child labour. All children should be protected from economic exploitation. We want them to be educated & not exposed to anything which can harm their physical mental spiritual moral or social development.Nor do we accept forced labour or any use of illegal restrictions. People need fair & clear contracts & corporal punishment mental or physical coercion or any kind of abuse or humiliation of employees are of course not allowed.Among all our ethical standards we also stress avoiding engagement in any kind of discrimination on the grounds of religion race etc. People should be hired based on their working capabilities & skills.Taking care of people engaged in our production means securing a healthy working environment too. Our Code of co read more