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Giles Deacon

Hand-knotted Tibetan wool and silk

$182 per sq ft

Availability: In stock

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  • About This Design
    In typically subversive Giles Deacon style, a luxurious and elegant pattern is created from the unlikely motif of a wire fence. The pale blue Tibetan wool background is representative of the sky as viewed through the soft silk links.
  • Designer Story

    British fashion designer Giles Deacon is known for his playful, quirky, glamorous and sexy designs. 

    Many of his designs feature a signature ‘twist’, exemplifying his subversive aesthetic and rendering them conversational pieces. Before setting up his own label in 2003, Giles worked at Louis Vuitton, Bottega Venetta and Gucci. In 2010, he was also appointed Creative Director of French fashion house Emanuel Ungaro. He launched his groundbreaking first GILES collection at London Fashion Week in February 2004, styled by his friend Katie Grand, with the models Karen Elson, Lily Cole, Eva Herzigova and Linda Evangelista. The collection received international acclaim and began a renewed interest in London fashion. Ever since, he has continued to fine tune his vision of high craft mixed with wit, expertly bringing together superior craftsmanship with whimsical irreverence.

    Giles Deacon’s rug designs are highly decorative and glamorous with a sexy, modern twist. With an unusual metal theme, these rugs are softened by the luxurious wool and silk threads. Elegantly irreverent, Giles’ rugs exemplify his subversive aesthetic.

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  • Craftsmanship

    This rug is entirely handmade, from the spinning of the yarns to the weaving on the loom. It is unique, and has been crafted by weavers in the Kathmandu area, whose skills have been passed down through many generations. We use only the finest natural yarns; the Tibetan wool is renowned for its softness and durability, while the fine silk brings a delicate lustre that enhances the design of the rug. To this we have added the vision of a world class designer, and the result is a hand knotted contemporary rug of extraordinary beauty which will itself become an heirloom to be treasured for years to come.

  • Delivery, Returns and Payment Methods

    Delivery

    Deliveries to US, Caribbean and South American addresses are made by UPS using the quickest route. Shipping charges are calculated by volumetric weight, and are shown at the time of order.

    If you wish to place an online order for delivery to a country outside the USA, South America or The Caribbean, please visit our United Kingdom Online Store.

    For delivery to any of the following countries, please contact your local showroom directly to make an enquiry or place an order: Belgium, Denmark, Hong Kong, Lebanon, Mexico, Russia (Moscow and Saint Petersburg), Spain (Barcelona and Madrid), Sweden, Taiwan and United Arab Emirates.

    Returns

    We want you to be delighted with your purchase, so if you are not completely happy, you may return it to us within 21 days of receipt for a full refund (including shipping charge) or exchange - provided that the item is returned complete and in original condition. The Rug Company will cover the cost of return shipping. Read our Terms & Conditions for more details.

    To return an item, you must first contact us (we can be contact on +1 212 274 0444 from 9:30am - 6pm EST, Monday - Friday). We will then arrange for UPS to collect the item from you. Returns can be collected from your home, work or alternative address.

    It is recommended that you keep the original packaging in order to make returning items easier. If you no longer have the original packaging we can suggest alternatives or send you new packaging free of charge.

    Payment Method

    We accept Mastercard, Visa, American Express, Visa Debit and Maestro. All payments are secure online.

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