DOMOTEX 2018, 12 - 15 January

Carpet Design Awards


Carpet Design Awards | 07 Sep. 2017

Carpet Design Awards ready for exciting new season

Designers and makers of modern hand-made carpets have until 1 November to submit their entries for the highly coveted award. The Carpet... more

Flooring Spaces

DOMOTEX News | 08 Aug. 2017

DOMOTEX 2018 right on track

DOMOTEX 2018 doesn't open for another five months, but it's already apparent that the 30th edition of the world's leading tradeshow for... more

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Innovative woven textiles for unique carpet designs

The art of weaving is one of the oldest known techniques for producing textile products. Nevertheless, contemporary designers and carpet... more

DOMOTEX: Winner Carpet Design Awards

Carpet Design Awards | 16 Jan. 2017

Winners of the Carpet Design Awards announced at DOMOTEX 2017

The world's finest designer carpets and rugs have been awarded prizes at the 2017 Carpet Design Awards, held at DOMOTEX in Hannover. The... more

Tibetan rug

Interior Design and Architecture | 30 Dec. 2016

Good Deeds Meet Great Design

“There is a growing demand for responsibly-produced carpets.”Carpet designer and importer Stephanie Odegard discusses minimalist design and... more

puristischer Stil

Interior Design and Architecture | 20 Dec. 2016

Putting Interior Design on the Map

"Interior design starts with the floor." Vanessa Brady explains the importance of the right floor covering in interior design—and how she... more

DOMOTEX: Arachne's-detail, Kustaa Saksi

Textile floor coverings | 14 Dec. 2016

Nature Meets Psychedelia in Textile Design

"Ideas can come from anywhere at any time." We spoke to graphic artist and textile designer Kustaa Saksi about being inspired and inspiring... more


Carpet Design Awards | 13 Dec. 2016

24 finalists nominated

The finalists for the 2017 Carpet Design Awards have been chosen. On 24 November, a jury of design and carpet industry experts shortlisted a... more

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Interior Design and Architecture | 08 Dec. 2016

"Nothing represents home more than a carpet"

Design must be holistic, says Hadi Teherani. In an interview, the German architect and designer explains how floors define a room - and why... more

Rug Star Carpet trends

Hand-made carpets & rugs | 18 Nov. 2016

The Latest Must-Have Rugs for the Modern Home

What styles are in demand right now? We interviewed carpet expert and buyer Wilhard Kühne about the current desire for earthy tones and... more


Interior Design and Architecture | 02 Nov. 2016

The future beneath our feet

When it comes to design trends in floor coverings, DOMOTEX is the place to be. Interior designers and architects from all around the world... more


Hand-made carpets & rugs | 26 Oct. 2016

The Love of Flatweaves

Flatwoven or tapestry-woven carpets and textiles have been made by generations of weavers in all corners of the world. The technique lies at... more

Carpet Design Awards

Carpet Design Awards | 30 Sep. 2016

New jury for the upcoming Carpet Design Awards

The Carpet Design Awards, the world’s top international accolade for contemporary hand-made carpets and rugs, has a new jury lineup for... more

DOMOTEX, Carpet Design Awards, Winner 2016

Carpet Design Awards | 17 Jan. 2016

Carpet Design Awards: Winners!

The world's finest designer carpets and rugs have just been awarded well-deserved prizes at the 2016 Carpet Design Awards, held at DOMOTEX... more

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Carpet Design Awards | 12 Jan. 2016

Exquisite carpets

Exquisite and highly sought-after: modern hand-made carpets. The best of their designer creations will be honored at the Carpet Design... more


Carpet Design Awards | 04 Dec. 2015

Carpet Design Awards 2016

The finalists have now been named. The number of entrants was particularly high this year. more