Venerable manufacturer Odegard teamed up with Ahmad Sardar-Afkhami,
principal of Sardar Design, to create this series inspired by Robert
Hooke's 1665 book Micrographia, which explores the uses of the
microscope. Each of the wool rugs is produced by a cottage industry in
Kashmir that employs elderly men during the winter months who chain
stitch by hand using traditional embroidery methods.