The Steve Yeates Collection

The Steve Yeates Collection

Posted by on Jan 3, 2014 in Collaborations, News | No Comments

At Modallion, we recently had the pleasure of collaborating with Steve Yeates on three gorgeous rug designs. As an illustrator and graphic designer, Steve creates stunning images for everything from posters, brochures, and greeting cards, to websites and museum displays. His work is informed by a varied set of influences: teaching high school geography, extensive […]

Modallion’s Success At IDS:13

Modallion’s Success At IDS:13

Posted by on Feb 5, 2013 in News | 2 Comments

Modallion had a 200 sq.ft. booth at this year’s Interior Design Show. Located just outside of Studio North, Modallion’s painterly 2013 rug collection was celebrated by thirteen 3′x8′ wool, silk and hemp runners alongside two 5′x7′ wool and silk rugs, detailed in Swarovski crystals. The booth was outfitted with five grandiose triangle pillars, positioned in […]

Modallion’s Newest Collection at IDS:13!

Modallion’s Newest Collection at IDS:13!

Posted by on Jan 21, 2013 in News | 2 Comments

Come check out our new collection at IDS:13 this weekend! It is a vibrant amazing collection of illustrative rugs. We are exhibiting in booth #220 just outside of Studio North.

The Prayer Rug in The National Post

The Prayer Rug in The National Post

Posted by on Oct 15, 2012 in News | No Comments

Modallion’s little Prayer Rug has received a lot of attention the past six months, and just last week The National Post featured it as one of seven of the most outstanding rugs available in Toronto. Read the full article at: http://life.nationalpost.com/2012/10/11/seize-every-inch-of-space-with-art-for-your-floor/  

3 Young Designers • 3 Rugs • 3 Design Perspectives

3 Young Designers • 3 Rugs • 3 Design Perspectives

Posted by on Oct 4, 2012 in News | No Comments

Modallion recently had the pleasure of working with three fresh minds – from three different design backgrounds – on three new rug designs. This is the story of some new rugs we have added to our collection and the bright minds behind their design… 1. Ivy • Designed by Sarah Stevenson • A Toronto based Textile Designer […]

Himalayas Rug featured in The Globe And Mail

Himalayas Rug featured in The Globe And Mail

Posted by on Sep 17, 2012 in News | No Comments

Modallion’s new Himalayas Rug was featured and written about in The Globe And Mail on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012. “… a poetic, loving tribute to the Nepalese craftspeople …”

Featured in Design Lines Summer Issue 2012

Featured in Design Lines Summer Issue 2012

Posted by on Jul 30, 2012 in News | One Comment

Design Lines visited Modallion’s studio this spring to interview our creative director, Robyn Waffle. A photo of Robyn is featured in a full page spread profiling Toronto’s Uptown shopping area and the Castlefield Design District. Design Lines Summer guide highlights eight shopping areas in Toronto by interviewing eight creative characters who work in each area.

The Prayer Rug Dazzles the Media

The Prayer Rug Dazzles the Media

Posted by on Apr 7, 2012 in Collaborations, News, prayer rug | No Comments

Traditionally prayer rugs are woven in deep earth tones, exhibiting Islamic symbols and architecture. These prayer rugs are woven in vibrant multi-colours with pop imagery, illustrating a truth that every belief system is unique and should be celebrated as such. Prayer rugs are usually knotted to a 2’x3’ size; just enough for an adult to […]

Jazztec Chairs Featured in Style At Home

Jazztec Chairs Featured in Style At Home

Posted by on Mar 22, 2012 in News | One Comment

Modallion’s Jazztec chairs were recently featured in Style At Home magazine. They were made in collaboration with Barrymore Furniture, by applying a tribal kilim from Reznick Carpet’s vast rug collection to the back of vibrant Barrymore chairs.

The Launch of Modallion at IDS:12

The Launch of Modallion at IDS:12

Posted by on Feb 8, 2012 in News | No Comments

Reznick Carpets launched Modallion at the this Interior Design Show this year, and Robyn Waffle presented her first rug collection, Across The Line. Glen Peloso with the QWERTY Rug he designed at Modallion.