(PRWEB) April 03, 2014
Chandler 4 Corners is known and respected for its classic motifs in hooked wool designed by Laura Megroz. The home accent company specializes in heart-warming themes, among them dogs, snowmen, and many lodge-related images like moose, bear, boating and fishing. This year, Chandler’s took one of its best beloved designs and reworked it. This led people to ask, "Why would a company fix something that’s not broken?"
The Trout design is on 4 sizes of rugs, three heights of stools, and 2 lengths of benches. Laura Megroz said that when she began to design a new, round rug of the Trout design, she felt inspired to make it a bit fresher and brighter, removing one of the brown borders and replacing the entire edge with five stripes of complementary colors: enclosing all is a rich black border; a moss green sits inside that; the subtle, original brown that carries the fly fishing fly designs within it; then a bold red stripe; and ultimately a rich mustard yellow. Each element is thin and adds just the right amount of punch to this rug that has, in the middle, colorful trout swimming on a field of black.
“When I saw what Laura had come up with for the round version of the Trout design, I loved it!” said Henry Chandler, the company president. “We renamed it River Fish and carried the changes through the entire line of trout rugs. It is a fabulous refinement of a design that we have carried for 10 years. The new 4' wide Trout bench is even gussied up with a leather accent strip around the border,” said company president Henry Chandler.
The Riverfish series of hand-hooked wool accents is available at fine retailers around the country and at chandler4corners.com. The new, round River Fish rug is 5’ in diameter, and is suitable for a foyer, a study, and a bedroom, or to accent a special area in a living room.
Chandler 4 Corners has been offering pure wool hand-hooked pillows, rugs and household accents since 1995. Recently the company's offerings have expanded to include knit pillows and flatweave rugs. Based in Manchester Center, VT, Chandler 4 Corners products are available through fine retail shops, leading catalogs, and its website. Chandler 4 Corners hand-hooked products are designed by Laura Megroz, whose nostalgic motifs recall a simpler, more carefree, happy time. For more information, visit online.