giant knitted rug_christien meindertsma

giant knit rug 01 Christien Meindertsma knit these giant rugs with wool from a sustainable sheep ranch.  Each hexagon swatch below represent the yield of one sheep.  This is part of the Design for a Living World exhibit at the Cooper Hewitt Museum in NYC which is showcasing products made using sustainable materials from around the world.

I need giant knitting needles like hers!....

giant knit rug 02

giant knit rug 04

It's like one giant scarf!!

(images from Dezeen and Christien Meindertsma)