Style icon and acclaimed Italian designer, Allegra Hicks, known for her organic and sophisticated designs, began to work with The Rug Company in 2004.
With a long and prestigious history in textile and rug designing, Hicks brought with her years of experience. Using a unique print vocabulary, her style is timeless yet eclectic, often with a vintage feel.
Allegra Hicks rugs are in pure, earthy tones and feature soft patterns, mostly inspired by nature, which are enhanced by rich wool and silk yarns.
“To create places that last a lifetime, you have to use true craftsmanship. That’s why I love working with The Rug Company because the quality is fantastic.” Allegra Hicks
Hand stitched using wool yarns, Atlantis uses the traditional embroidery technique of crewelwork. The design explores the beauty of water movement, Allegra says: "Atlantis is movement - the gentle ripple or wild surge of ocean waves."
Exploring the beauty of stillness, Reflections is hand stitched with wool yarns using the traditional embroidery technique of crewelwork. Allegra says: "Reflections is stillness - a lake in winter with its frozen surface reflecting glittering shards of light."