uono: bedspread made from vintage scarves


Ouno Design is two home and fashion accessory designers from Vancouver, Canada. Ouno (pronounced “OO-no”) makes one-of-a-kind and limited-edition decor accessories – bags and fashion accessories for men and women, pillows, bedding, throws & blankets, floor cushions, rugs and wall hangings, sculptural objects and conversation pieces. Virtually all of their soft furnishings and accessories re “upcycled” from vintage materials and are hand-constructed in Vancouver. Their highest-quality vintage materials include antique and modern Japanese cottons and linens, mod 1960s and ’70s European graphic prints, rough wool weaves, certain early synthetics, midcentury-modern woven textiles, and sheepskin and fur reclaimed from vintage coats.

Uono’s handmade bedspreads (top image) are unique. The very best geometric and abstract vintage 60s and 70s scarves are collected for the first side – each scarf is like an abstract painting. On the flip side is a solid-tone or tone-on-tone 100% hemp for a totally reversible bedspread. The hemp is a subtle, mod tone of palest sage/khaki green and works well with both traditional and modernist decor. Visit Uno’s website and/or Etsy shop for more information and to see all their beautiful designs. They also have a great pillow collection!

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4 Responses to uono: bedspread made from vintage scarves

  1. Too bad Uono sells products made from real fur, too. I don’t think I could purchase from someone who sells fur…

  2. love that bedspread!
    Thank you so much for taking the time to email me a few weeks ago. It was a treat to hear from you!

  3. Dear Madam,/sir,

    HAPPY NEW YEAR OF 2010 !

    This is Jim Li from Ningbo(China) Qiuxing hometextile factory.It was so glad to see your web that your company is involved in household textiles business,our factrory is a manufacture of many home textiles products,polar fleece , coral fleece (microfibre)plaids?blankets?,super soft cushions/pillows,travel blankets,acrylic/raschel blankets ,fleece bed sheets are our main products,we produce many styles and designs.Embroidery ,printing and so on,export to Europe ,America ,Japan ,Korea and other markets in the world .If you have any business of blankets or of our products! pls don’t hesitate to contact me ,we would like to supply you best price and service.Hope we can cooperate with you.
    Looking forward to your reply !

    Thanks and best regards!

    Jim Li

    Ningbo ZhongTian Imp& Exp.Co.Ltd
    Ningbo Qiuxing Hometextile Factory
    MOB:86-13777144049
    FAX:86-0574-83089269
    TEL:86-0574-87677332
    EMAIL):[email protected]
    WEB:www.qxtex.com

  4. Nice design!
    Beautifull, and modern

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