I saw these images a couple days ago over at Decor8 and they have been on my mind since. It is one of those things that is potentially the seed of a really good idea — but the hard part is figuring out how to make it work. These are created by Monika Jarg; they are wooden ‘carpets’ embellished with felt string. Obviously they are made for interior use. But decking is such a common feature in the garden, I have been thinking about how to translate this into a garden feature — because it really is so interesting. I started thinking about wire as the string piece– but I think that would not be comfortable to walk on and it might stain the wood — which might be interesting in itself – but maybe not the best idea. Then I moved on to something garden based and natural but could think of nothing that wouldn’t rot away. So I think plastics, perhaps something recycled? What do you think? I love the idea of embellished decks — but practically — do you think it is is doable? Lets brainstorm together…..
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