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'Blå Heden' Kilim by MMF. Swedish flatwoven rödlakan rug entitled Blue Heath. 1 of 4 colour variations of this 1931 design by Märta Måås Fjetterström created at the MMF Ateliers before 1941 #foundbyhowe
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'Blå Heden' Kilim by MMF. Swedish flatwoven rödlakan rug entitled Blue Heath. 1 of 4 colour variations of this 1931 design by Märta Måås Fjetterström created at the MMF Ateliers before 1941 #foundbyhowe

'Blå Heden' Kilim by MMF.   Swedish flatwoven rödlakan rug entitled Blue Heath. 1 of 4 colour variations of this 1931 design by Märta Måås Fjetterström created at the MMF Ateliers before 1941 #foundbyhowe

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'Blå Heden' Kilim by MMF. 1 of 4 colour variations of this 1931 design by Märta Måås Fjetterström created at the MMF Ateliers before 1941

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Swedish Kilim signed AC' #foundbyhowe Swedish c.1950.
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Swedish Kilim signed AC' #foundbyhowe  Swedish c.1950.
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A rare Swedish flossa designed by Sigvard Bernadotte and woven by the Nils Nissim workshop. Bernadotte (1907-2002) was born a prince he was the second son of King Gustav VI Adolf of Sweden but was stripped of his royal status when he married a commoner in 1934. His designs are renowned for being stylish and functional he is remembered today as the Prince of Industrial Design. #foundbyhowe
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A rare Swedish flossa designed by Sigvard Bernadotte and woven by the Nils Nissim workshop.  Bernadotte (1907-2002) was born a prince he was the second son of King Gustav VI Adolf of Sweden but was stripped of his royal status when he married a commoner in 1934. His designs are renowned for being stylish and functional he is remembered today as the Prince of Industrial Design. #foundbyhowe
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Swedish transmatta with geometric border #foundbyhowe
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An unusually large polychrome Swedish ‘Trasmatta’ or ‘Rag Rug’ carpet, the border at either end featuring geometric floral motifs in pink on a blue ground, Swedish,

Swedish transmatta with geometric border #foundbyhowe

Swedish transmatta with geometric border #foundbyhowe
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A particularly striping Persian Kilim 412 x 164cm 1950s #foundbyhowe
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A particularly striping Persian Kilim 412 x 164cm 1950s #foundbyhowe
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'Blåklint' MMF AB Kilim #foundbyhowe Swedish 1944. Blåklint is Swedish for 'cornflower'. The designer of this carpet Marianne Richter specialised in creating patterns that had deep roots in Nordic folk arts & were rich in imagination. She played a significant role in the MMF AB workshop & was one of two students that worked closely with Barbaro Nilsson. Nilsson became the artistic director of the MMF workshop on the death of Märta Måås-Fjetterström in 1941 following the rescue campaign to preserve her workshop & its activities for the future. In 1952 Richter was commissioned to create a drapery with an area of 200 sq meters for the Social and Economic Councils room in the UN building of New York. Kilim signed MMF AB with initials MR & in excellent original condition.
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'Blåklint' MMF AB Kilim #foundbyhowe Swedish 1944. Blåklint is Swedish for 'cornflower'.  The designer of this carpet Marianne Richter specialised in creating patterns that had deep roots in Nordic folk arts & were rich in imagination. She played a significant role in the MMF AB workshop & was one of two students that worked closely with Barbaro Nilsson. Nilsson became the artistic director of the MMF workshop on the death of Märta Måås-Fjetterström in 1941 following the rescue campaign to…
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Our Shiomi preparing a #brandnew batch of Swedish ticking cushions before she heads home for a month to #seethefolks in Japan #comingsoon #comebacksoon . . . . . #interiors #homes #design #interiorstyle #interiordesign #homedecor #decor #decoration #decorating #antique #antiques #fabric #vintagefabric #swedishticking #stripes #interiorinspo #interiordecorating #interiorideas #interiordesign #instainteriors #howelondon #pillow #cushion
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Our Shiomi preparing a #brandnew batch of Swedish  ticking cushions before she heads home for a month to #seethefolks in Japan  #comingsoon #comebacksoon . . . . . #interiors #homes #design #interiorstyle #interiordesign #homedecor #decor #decoration #decorating #antique #antiques #fabric #vintagefabric #swedishticking #stripes #interiorinspo #interiordecorating #interiorideas #interiordesign #instainteriors #howelondon #pillow #cushion

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