Design Guild Mark Holder

Northward Bound Carpet Tiles 

Name of Designer:

Milliken Design Team
DGM Number


Date of Award


Manufacturers’ Name

Milliken Industrials


Northward Bound is a high performance, carbon neutral, luxurious carpet tile collection that uses less raw materials (thus reducing embodied carbon). Achieved by carefully considering materials, innovating with fibre suppliers and pioneering use of yarn systems and tufting technology. 


Kerry Cottam has been an in-house designer at Milliken Floors for over 11 years. Kerry is an experienced textile designer specialising in solution dyed nylon, creating successful global ranges and custom products from initial concept to launch for the contract carpet tile market. Kerry is a creative who loves all aspects of design.