DESIGN: GRANT DESIGN COLLABORATIVE ATLANTA
JAIPUR IS A TEXTILE AND FURNITURE DESIGN COMPANY that has been around for a century based in the city of the same name—Jaipur, India. Jaipur’s U.S. headquarters are based in Atlanta, Georgia, where Grant Design Collaborative is also based. Founder Bill Grant recalls, “The CEO and her father—the company owner, who was visiting from India—came to hear me address the ASID (American Society of Interior Designers) talk in Atlanta. A few weeks later, the CEO called me and asked if we’d be interested in doing some rug designs for them.
“Jaipur does beautiful hand-knotted wool and silk rugs based on antique Persian patterns. But the client had a notion to do more modern and contemporary ...