Urban Fabric of the Day: City Quilts

The city is getting soft.

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Haptic Lab

After a long day of local food, bike lanes and reading The Atlantic Cities, wouldn't you like to curl up in Boston? 

With City Quilts, courtesy of the folks at Haptic Lab, you can. Well, not Boston -- that quilt is sold out, for now. But you can wrap yourself in the hand-stitched street grid of San Francisco, Washington D.C., Chicago, New York, Philadelphia, Los Angeles, New Orleans, London or Paris. 

Go ahead, sleep on the streets. Or under them.

Chicago
Paris
Los Angeles

All images courtesy of Haptic Lab.

HT Laughing Squid.

About the Author

  • Henry Grabar is a freelance writer and a former fellow at CityLab. He lives in New York.