Jaipur Rugs wins Carpet Design Award 2012

Jaipur Rugs wins Carpet Design Award 2012

Women on Wings customer Jaipur Rugs won a Carpet Design Award in the category Best Modern Design at Domotex in Hannover, Germany. The Award was for ‘Ruby Room Aqua’, a carpet created in cooperation with Australian designer Jenny Jones. The Award was presented on 15 January at Domotex, the world’s leading trade fair for floor coverings. More than 211 carpets from 26 countries were nominated for this prestigious Award.

Women on Wings expert Nicolette Biessels: “I worked in India last November with Jaipur Rugs on the communication plan for the Domotex fair. It’s great to see them becoming so successful. Winning this Award has had a huge impact on the entire Jaipur Rugs team and motivates us all to continue with the work we are doing to further improve the business.”

You can read more about the Carpet Design Award and Domotex here.

The Award winning carpet is on the picture below.

“Through this partnership with Women on Wings, we want to enable more women to earn their own income that will give them greater financial means to improve their livelihoods. Economic independence for women means more children can go to school, more meals per day for their families and communities, and an overall better standard of living for them and future generations”

Ilan Vuddumalay
C&A Foundation

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