by Verner Panton

VP Astoria Coral is a hand-knotted design rug in the colours coral red and ivory-white from TAGWERC Design STORE, made up of geometric shapes such as squares and rhombuses. The carpet VP Astoria is available in two colour variants and different sizes. VP Astoria Coral of Designercarpets is reminiscent of the Hotel Restaurant Astoria in Tondheim / Norway, which Verner Panton designed in 1960. VP Astoria Coral is part of the legendary Geometri pattern in red-orange, which dominated the daring interior design in the Hotel- Restaurant Astoria.

Manufacturer Modern carpets by Designercarpets. Design by Verner Panton.
Material 100% New Zealand wool
Shipping 3 Month
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The Danish architect and designer completely covered the floors, ceilings and walls in this pattern dress. Café, conservatory and cloakroom of the restaurant were designed in this design. While Verner Panton sketched Geometri already in 1960, the general public discovered this form of decoration not until end of the 1960s. This makes it clear, what Verner Panton was: a mentor and pioneer of the big epoch of Pop Art Design. The VP Astoria Coral rug picks up on this interior design.

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The VP Astoria Coral rug uses the effect of contrasts. The brighter colour is contrasted by a darker colour. The VP Astoria Coral carpet works with coral red and ivory-white as an opponent. Straight edges on the hand-knotted VP Astoria Coral carpet look like lines, though there are no actual lines. Checkered squares, like a checkerboard pattern, alternate with elements of rhombuses. Each field counts seven by seven equal elements. The special arrangement of the per se simple and quiet pattern creates an optical illusion, that makes VP Astoria Coral three- dimensional and spectacular.

Hand knotted from pure new wool, the design interior specialist TAGWERC supplies the VP Astoria Coral rug in different sizes. Since VP Astoria Coral is only made to order, larger dimensions can be individually realized. The Panton carpet VP Astoria Coral has a pile height of about eleven centimeters. It is held in the colours coral red and ivory-white.

At the same time, the VP Astoria Coral features a number of other positive qualities, which recommend it as a cozy haven in almost every room. So the VP Astoria Coral is sturdy, stain-resistant, durable, warm, air purifying, fire resistant and regulates moisture. The VP Astoria Coral: a cozy island for design lovers, who want to combine classic design with modern interior design style.

The VP Astoria Coral and VP Astoria Greige differ in the different colour combinations. Similar, yes same patterns and at once an absolutely different appearance – these are the VP Astoria carpets from TAGWERC Design STORE.

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  • Material
  • Colour
  • Processing
  • Land
  • 100% New Zealand wool
  • Coral red, Ivory white
  • Hand knotted
  • Nepal


  • Size
  • Total height
  • Weight
  • 150 x 200 cm
  • ca. 0.11 cm
  • ca. 11.40 kg


  • Certificate
  • The GoodWeave-Programme (Rugmark) certifies rugs without exploitative child labour.

    Certified rugs are manufactured by adult and appropriately paid carpet weavers without child labour. Independent inspectors regularly monitor compliance with GoodWeave standards at the factory.

    The carpet will be hand knotted for you after your order.

The Astoria pattern was designed by
Verner Panton

Verner Panton X Pantop
Designer Verner Panton
Verner Panton
Original Verliebt. Design objects by Verner Panton in the TAGWERC Design STORE.

Verner Panton is one of the most inspiring designers of the 20th century. With avant-garde designs using modern materials, the native Dane was far ahead of his time. The architect and designer created houses, furniture, lighting, textiles and everyday objects.

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