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 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 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/
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 […]
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.
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 […]