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  • The motif of this carpet is a new stylised interpretation of the traditional flame design, featuring original contrasts. Woven on a vertical handloom, crafted with the wicker technique, typical of the whole production of this workshop, it features different sizes and colours.

  • Renowned for its beauty, the carpet with goats is handcrafted with the full-bodied (tutto pieno) pibiones relief technique based on a design by the artist Maria Lai realised in 1981 for the textile cooperative Su Marmuri, in which the outline of the distinctive motif of

  • This artefact reproduces the fine festive saddlebag typical of tradition, faithfully using the ancient artisanal techniques and the typical decoration in black and white with polychrome floral bands.

  • This elegant shawl, element of the traditional Sardinian costume, is made of light tibet wool, it is embroidered with vibrant polychrome silk thread and finished with a long decorative fringe.

  • B’Estes is a small but significant collection that includes three typical Sardinian animals: the sheep, the donkey and the wild boar.

Il settore

The traditional textile industry offers a remarkable production, resulting from the mediation between history and traditional knowledge and the needs of contemporary living. The craftsmen working on the island – almost all of them pursuing family traditions, having been trained since they were children in the use of hand looms – now offer a very high quality production, full of archaic memories but, at the same time, featuring a modern design, a reinterpretation of the past to give new life to it. Nowadays, the textiles made in Sardinia feature a distinctive Sardinian character, the core element of Sardinian craftsmanship, but they also offer new shapes, models and materials with a strong and modern personality.