DOMOTEX 2018, 12 - 15 January


The Carpet Design Awards, the world's top international accolade for contemporary hand-made carpets and rugs, has a new jury lineup for DOMOTEX 2017. Here you find some exclusive interviews with the juy members.



Good Deeds Meet Great Design

“There is a growing demand for responsibly-produced carpets.”Carpet designer and importer Stephanie Odegard discusses minimalist design and the importance of ethical practices in rug making. more


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 rose to the top of the industry against the odds. more

DOMOTEX: Arachne's-detail, Kustaa Saksi

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 others. more

DOMOTEX, CRYSTALLIZED - ICE, Creative Matters Inc.

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 it pays to follow your dreams. more


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 traditional designs. more