Step by Step

I've been looking for a nice way to add some sort of no-slip grips to the stairs up to my office. Our dog Lucy is afraid to climb down the stairs because she has slipped a couple of times in the past. But everything I have seen has been a little too utilitarian (like sticky sandpaper on a roll from Home Depot).

I found the perfect solution via a product ad at the back of Dwell Magazine, and now have a new carpet obsession:
Liza Phillips Design.

These are the stair runners:

And there are full rugs and runners as well: