Order Lead Time: From 15 to 18 weeks
Inspired by the work of craftsmen, Charlotte Lancelot has created a contemporary collection which aims to rediscover hand embroidered techniques, applying critical mass, use and context. "This is a technique that people know, that reminds them of times gone by and provokes nostalgia," outlines the designer.
Silai celebrates the beauty of the age-old art of the handmade where the time, care and patience needed to make something is reflected. It is a savoir-faire that is being lost, because we have less and less time, we use objects which we consume quickly, that can be replaced easily.
Woven over a plastic grid, or a framework the petit point are simple rapid diagonal stitching. The design of the carpets includes four types of distinct stitch that combined with each other in different ways create a beautiful harmony of colours and textures.
Fiber composition, 100% new wool. PVC base.
171 x 258 cm
201 x 312 cm