'As a designer, Isobel was instead more intrigued by the possibility to not only choose a material for its sustainability feature but also for its aesthetics in the carpet. “Before this project I didn’t know that much about repurposed nylon and my main focus would be choosing a fabric that would impact the aesthetic of the rug, focusing on materials and craftsmanship that would display the best color and texture in line with my design. Being inspired by nature, I was excited to take part in this, although I did have some questions about how the color and texture of the rug would be impacted. Using recycled nylon has completely changed my outlook on materials — this sustainable material has made me keen to continue working with ECONYL® fabrics — why would we need to create new nylon when a sustainable source is available?”'

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