Susan Kare - Cairo Throw


$275.00



"The best icons are more like traffic signs than graphic illustrations." - Susan Kare

  • The original emoji, Cairo was a typeface designed by Susan Kare in 1984 for the first Macintosh operating system. Taking its name from the hieroglyphics of ancient Egypt, each symbol was drawn by hand using the bitmap grid. 
  • Kare designed this woven blanket for the Jacquard loom, an early example of computer-controlled machinery, operated with punched cards and invented by Joseph Jacquard in 1801. 
  • Reversible Design.

Size (cm): 130 x 180

Material: 100% Cotton

Care Instructions: Machine wash cold, gentle cycle. Do not bleach. Line dry.

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