Julie Cohn is owner and creative director / designer for her own multi-disciplinary product firm Two Women Boxing and surface design firm Julie Cohn Design. Based in Dallas, she specializes in the development of products for a broad range of companies that produce home-related accessories, stationery, gifts, carpets, rugs, wallcovering and table top. In 1997, Julie assumed ownership of Two Women Boxing, the company she co-founded in 1983 with late partner Linda Finnell. The studio was formed by the two artists to preserve the craft of fine bookbinding and box making. For 12 years they designed and hand manufactured a wholesale product line for the stationery industry. In addition, she collaborates with designer Merle Lindby-Young under the name Design2 which specializes in the design of carpets, rugs and wallcovering for the contract industry. Her wide range of projects include edition prints for InterContinental, contract wallcoverings for LSI , DesignTex, and Arc-Com, contract carpet for Bolyu, art for the W Hotel Condominiums in Dallas, and carpet for select hotels around the country. Julie is a 1978 graduate of Kansas City Art Institute with a BFA in painting and printmaking as well as a 1983 MFA graduate of Southern Methodist University.
|Construction: Handmade||Material: New Zealand wool|
|Primary Color: Ivory||Product Warranty: 1 year|
|Recycled Content: 0%||Rug Pad Needed: Yes|
|Swatch Available: Yes||Technique: Tufted|
|Type of Backing: Cotton canvas and latex|
The mission of Surya Rugs is to provide the best value to customers with color, design, quality and price. They are very passionate about their line of work and view the success of clients as their top priority.
Over the past 25 years, Surya has gained an internationally renowned reputation as an innovator, cutting-edge designer, manufacturer, and top source of hand-made area rugs. Surya was established in 1976 and today is one of India 's leading producers of fine hand-knotted, hand-tufted and flat-woven rugs. Their products have been sold in the USA since 1976 at well respected department and specialty stores.
SURYA Inc. was incorporated in 1986 and, since its inception; it has grown to become one of this nation's premier hand-made area rug suppliers covering all of North America . The company has firmly established its name in the industry and is known for its quality, value, dedication and innovation.
To ensure top quality and on-time delivery, Surya has vertically integrated the entire manufacturing process - from twisting the woolen yarn to the finished products. The company is responsible for its own spinning, dyeing, weaving, and finishing, where strong traditions of quality rug making have existed for generations.
Surya uses the best raw material available in the world for the production of their rugs. They are proud members of 'Wools of New Zealand.'
From design concept through production, a Surya family member is involved making sure that the highest standards being met at each level.
With such high fashion in an affordable rug category, Surya has truly created a new category of rugs to be used as accessories or "Decorative Rugs". Surya's rugs are designed for the consumer with discriminating taste in styles ranging from Traditional to Transitional from Contemporary to Tribal.
Surya works with top designers and constantly update their designs and color palettes to match and set the trends in design and fashion for the home.
With its strong focus on product development and innovative manufacturing techniques, Surya continues to push the boundaries of color and design.