OMTÄNKSAM Rug, flatwoven, grey, 133x195 cm
OMTÄNKSAM Rug, flatwoven, grey, 133x195 cm
OMTÄNKSAM Rug, flatwoven, grey, 133x195 cm
OMTÄNKSAM Rug, flatwoven, grey, 133x195 cm

This smooth-woven rug with a rubber underside sits extra firmly in place, is soft to walk on and protects against drafts. Part of OMTÄNKSAM – products that make everyday life a little better.

Article Number704.694.52

Product details

The rubber backing keeps the rug in place when the child runs/plays on it.Made of durable, stain resistant synthetic fibres that are easy-care.The rug stays firmly in place and protects against floor drafts since the underside has a rubber coating.Designer

Iina Vuorivirta

  • User surface:100% polyester (min. 80% recycled)
    Backing:Synthetic rubber
    Inner layer:100 % polyester (100% recycled)
    Vacuum and rotate the rug regularly.Dry spots; remove immediately by scraping carefully towards the middle of the spot.Wet spots; do not rub. Absorb with paper towels, damp with cloth and mild detergent.Professional carpet cleaning when needed.
  • OMTÄNKSAMRug, flatwovenArticle no:704.694.52
    Length: 133 cmWeight: 3.58 kgDiameter: 10 cmPackage(s): 1

Product size

195 cm
133 cm
2.59 m²


OMTÄNKSAM Rug, flatwoven, grey, 133x195 cm

Because we all need a hand sometimes

We don't always like to admit it, but at some time in life we all could use a little more support around the home. It might be a more supportive chair when pregnant, a longer shoehorn after running a marathon, or just more everyday assistance due to the natural process of ageing. That’s where the OMTÄNKSAM range comes in. Designed with input from ergonomists, physiotherapists and researchers in the care industry, it makes activities around the home safer, easier and more comfortable. Little surprise that the Swedish word OMTÄNKSAM simply means "caring”.

Our creative leader Britt Monti was the main force that pushed the project forward. "If you look into IKEA catalogues from the 60's you'll see we used to speak about comfort and support for older people or people with back problems for example," Britt explains. "But since the 80's we just didn't have this customer in mind when developing a range." Britt spoke with researchers, physiotherapists and doctors as well as people working in the caretaking field. The research gave a better picture on how best to support the body in doing basic household activities.

Style and ergonomic design can work together

"We wanted the range to be something that you would be proud to have in your home from a style perspective, the only difference is that in function it's more user friendly and supportive." For Britt one of the standouts has been a new take on tableware. "I've been interviewing people living in elderly homes and one thing that stood out was that a lot of people stopped using their porcelain when they ate because they're afraid it would break, or that they might feel clumsy using it," Britt says. The OMTÄNKSAM range helps people keep their independence and do the things they've always been able to do, whether it's putting on shoes, enjoying a drink or getting out of their chair.

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