The Pinocchio Rug is named after a Danish candy - colourful sugar-coated liquorice. The brightly-coloured felt balls are individually rolled, strung on a cord and sewn into a circular rug. Handmade in India and Nepal using traditional craft methods with local folk using sustainable production methods.
Milton Glaser is from New York, and remains till this day one of the most celebrated and recognised graphic designer. His CD, logo, book designs and posters are world-renownded, including the prolific "I <heart> NY". He co-founded the revolutionary Push Pin Studios in 1954 and the New York Magazine in 1968. In 1974, he launched Milton Glaser, Inc. where he continues to produce prodigious amount of work. In 2009, he was the first graphic designer to receive the National Medal of the Arts award, and has enjoyed solo exhibitions at the Museum of Modern Art in New York and the Georges Pompidou Centre in Paris. Honoured with lifetime achievement awards from the Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum (2004) and the Fulbright Association (2011), Glaser is an articulate spokesman for ethical design practises.