from all sides
They like colours we told her, referring to the Albanian weavers.
There’s no going against that, don’t you think?
Oh yes quite, she said.
There’s a new light in Ixelles, just off Brussels, since she ordered new colour combinations for our hand woven Kelems.
You can find them at this beautiful store in Brussels, or at Po! Paris
En Chantiers, SPRL SORELLERue du Bailli, 47
They said “Lovely, but no thank you” and nodded.
So we said: “ah, we can do it in light blue”
They said “lovely, but no thank you”
So we said: “how would you like to be?”
They answered simply:
“take the red of that cushion,
the purple of the other one,
mix it together, that is how we would like it to be”
“I see…I’ll tell the weavers,
I’m sure they will do it nicely”
Then another one said:
“Take the purple from that cushion,
the green from the other,
and the red from that one up there,
mix them together!
That’s how I would like it to be”
“I see, we will tell the weavers,
we’ll see what they can do…”
Then they sang a song that sounded like “Mah Nà Mah Nà”
We all asked “Japanèse?”
Apparently a song written by an italian for a swedish film.
You can check the story out here: http://www.procrastin.fr/blog/index.php?2006/08/31/107-muppet-chaud
If you are hanging around in Tokyo and urgently need a carpet for yoga or the Friday prayer, here’s the address where to find one:
MAHNA MAHNA CO.LTD
8F 5-7-17 Minami- Aoyama, Minato-ku,
Tokyo 107-0062 Japan
Enquiries at +81 3 3409 5423
If you feel Tokyo is a long trip away, just give a call or e-mail
Po! Paris, +33 1 4205 8008, email@example.com