New Delhi, September 2018: OBEETEE, India’s largest luxury carpet maker has launched their contemporary Turkish collection ‘Rekhta Collection’. The collection is a medley of myriad colours, fibres and inspirations synthesized into a unique design palate. The floral and geometrical elements blend intricately to form soothing yet imperious patterns.
The allure of ‘Rekhta’ lies in the authentic Turkish knotting technique adapted by the skilled Indian craftsman. The carpets are all hand-knotted using different vegetable dyed wool and finest silk fetched from bespoke sources.
Rekhta portrays folklores of fibres, myriad colours, textures and inspiration synthesized with an intricacy that illustrates the skills of an ancient craft combined with the modern minimalism, demonstrating together the stories of skilled textile artisans and craftsmen.
Availability: Taj Khazana – The Taj Mahal Hotel, 1 Man Singh Road, New Delhi
OBEETEE is one of the largest handmade rug makers in India and one of the oldest hand-woven rug companies in the world. OBEETEE’s outstanding quality and reputation have earned the interest of many famous and notable people. Founded as Oakley Bowden & Taylor in 1920, OBEETEE has grown to 650 permanent employees and works with 15,000 independent artisans who are engaged in weaving and processing our rugs in India. The Rashtrapati Bhavan is home to two majestic OBEETEE rugs, the largest measuring 452 square metres and containing billions of intricate knots.
OBEETEE has the greatest in-house capabilities of any rug-maker in India, thanks to their modern dyeing plant and inspired design department. The OBEETEE colour bank holds over 4,000 colour-fast shades of wool. The designers at OBEETEE constantly study new textures and fresh combinations, to ensure the production of the finest quality rugs available in India.. OBEETEE is the first company to receive the coveted SA 8000:2001 certification for Social Accountability and adheres to strict standards in every area of conduct-from working hours and collective bargaining to workers’ safety and health. The company strongly supports children education, access to sanitation, women’s economic empowerment in the villages where it operates.
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