Wonderful. Magical. YOUR KARPET.
Kyrgyz felt rugs – Design in felt. Distinctive beauty and the soft felt make both ancient and new rugs particularly fascinating. These one-offs in bright colours and natural felt are perfect for modern living environments.
Animal horns, eagle claws and snowcapped mountain peaks
The rugs impress with their traditional yet modern style. The ornaments symbolize the desire for happiness, security and fertility. The symmetrical composition, the juxtaposition of positive and negative ornament and the intense colour scheme gives the rug a stunning elegance.
100% handmade – 100% fair trade
A rug is manufactured by the entire community in a worldwide unique technique during one year and is fully handmade. karpet places high value to fairness in the direct cooperation with the local population and environmentally responsible production. karpet is partner of the STEP label for fair trade with handmade rugs. karpet compensates all the emissions of CO₂ with the Swiss Foundation myclimate.
The Swiss karpet team
In search of the best quality Noemi Haag and Roger Renggli travel for you in the remote villages of Kyrgyzstan. The karpet team knows all the women and their families personally. Noemi is art historian and uses her design expertise and sensitivity of visual trends when selecting the rugs. Roger loves authentic products and experiences.