Inspired by the colorful, woven cotton tape used to braid the seats of traditional Shaker chairs, the isak throw beckons to be held and used in daily life. Made with 100% Norwegian lambswool, the braided expression of the wool creates a strong form despite the softness of the textile.
Dimensions: 59" (w) x 82.6" (l)
Origin: Røros, Norway
Designed by Torbjørn Anderssen and Espen Voll
Located six hundred meters above sea level in the harsh Trønderlag region, Røros Tweed has been weaving high-quality wool products since 1940. Inspired by the beauty of their natural landscape, every wool product is designed to elicit a feeling of comfort and familiarity. By utilizing wool from Norwegian sheep, maintaining 100% production in Norway, and collaborating with Scandinavia's top designers and textiles artists, Røros Tweed is one of the few renowned wholly Norwegian lifestyle brands. Not only are their products manufactured using traditional craftsmanship, but Norwegian wool meets the criteria for Cradle to Cradle sustainable business practices and the Norwegian Eco Label. Today, Røros Tweed is the only producer of throws and blankets in Scandinavia, ensuring that the whole value chain remains in Norway.