The Canvas rug, which forms part of the Memorial collection of Prado Rugs, was designed by Papilio to commemorate our loved ones who died during the two World Wars.

Henry van de Velde Labels 2014

Edition 2014




Design  Papilio — Christophe

Vervaeke & Kim De Cabooter


Company  Papilio (Prado Rugs)


Recycled canvas from

army tents

160×230 cm / 200×290 cm

/ 240×340 cm 

Canvas is made from recycled army tents and is a patchwork of canvas pieces sewn together by hand with a cross-stitch technique in leather to form a larger rug. Every rug is unique, every scratch an untold story. Papilio won a Red Dot Award in 2014 for its Canvas rug.