Safavieh partners with Thomas O’Brien
November 11, 2005,
NEW YORK -- Area rug manufacturer Safavieh is creating its first commissioned line with a designer -- Thomas O'Brien.
The Thomas O'Brien rugs will be made in Nepal of handspun Tibetan wool and silk, and all will be hand-knotted. The collection comprises 12 design groups -- ranging from classic Art Deco linear motifs and abstract geometrics to freeform florals -- in 28 colorways. Weaves include a range of cut and uncut pile patterns and specialty silk piles.