Spoon's Carpets: An Appreciation by Kit CalessSpoon's Carpets: An Appreciation by Kit Caless

Spoon's Carpets: An Appreciation

byKit Caless

Hardcover | February 28, 2017

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If you’ve ever been in a Wetherspoon's (and who hasn't), you’ve probably looked down and noticed the brilliantly-hued carpet beneath your feet. But that carpet isn’t just for disguising spilt drinks (and any other fluid that might arise over the course of a night out)… Each Wetherspoon has a carpet that has particular relevance to the site of that particular pub, the history of the building or town that it is in.

Thanks to the hit blog 'Spoons Carpets, these tapestried hymns to British culture have become a cultural sensation, with Wetherspoon's and Carpet fans alike submitting their own favourites. Now, for the first time, the editor of the blog has gathered his 50 favourite carpets together from Wetherspoon's up and down the country, complete with top facts and anecdotes about each pub. Will your 'Spoon's be in there?
Kit Caless is a writer and publisher. He is a regular contributor to Vice magazine and to publications as varied as Architectural Digest, Electric Literature, DDN Magazine, The Quietus and Ambit. He is co-founder and editor at Influx Press, a small independent pubisher based in London. He lives in Hackney which is home to several excel...
Title:Spoon's Carpets: An AppreciationFormat:HardcoverDimensions:176 pages, 7.2 × 7.6 × 0.7 inPublished:February 28, 2017Publisher:Random House UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1910931497

ISBN - 13:9781910931493