We also sent a lot of wool to Greece that they returned to us as flokati
The wish list, filling several pages and exceedingly whimsical, also specified a copy of the Oxford English Dictionary on a pedestal; one hole of mini golf; a swirly barbershop pole; a flokati
rug; several swings, including the porch, Tarzan and "Mod bubble'' varieties; lots of furniture with carved animal feet; gold mirrors; a big banquet table; an aquarium; and a secret passageway.
You should go there just to see the "garden" - a wall of herbs growing in metal cylinders under a balloon sky of paper lanterns, like those people bought in the 1970s to go with Greek flokati
Billy bookcases, pounds 55 each in oak veneer, height extension shelves, pounds 15 each, Stockholm oak coffee table, pounds 149, all Ikea; Flokati
pure wool rug, pounds 42.99, Argos; green glass vase, pounds 8, Sainsbury's.
com 3 NuLoom offers flokati
rags made out of pure wool and In a variety of colors.nuloom.com
A 2m round Flokati
rug is pounds 82, www.therealrugcompany.co.uk
Great for: draperies, flowerpots, bath mats, flokati
rugs, candles, kitchenware, mirrors, frames, teak garden furniture
Add a Flokati
rug, pounds 10.99, a Lerberg TV bench/ coffee table, pounds 9.99, and a Solsta three-seat sofa-bed, pounds 89, and then light up with a Kvart floor lamp, pounds 12.99.
Regolit pendant lampshade, pounds 2.59; Lerberg range powder coated steel shelf unit pounds 8.49; shelf unit pounds 9.99; CD/DVD wall selves pounds 2.99 each; Flokati
rug pounds 10.99; Lerberg TV bench/coffee table pounds 9.99; Lack side table pounds 7.99; Solsta 3-seat sofa bed pounds 89; Kvart floor lamp pounds 12.99.
Floor coverings are silk corduroy, natural flokati
sheepskin and white mohair.
The large circular option comes from the Flokati
Rug Co in London (0208 3373005 or online at flokatirugco.co.uk) and looks fab draped between the bed and the floor.
A wide selection of genuine Flokati
rugs direct from Greece are available from The Flokati
Rug Company, from pounds 23 (020 8337 3005, www.flokatirugco.co.uk)