Give your room a fresh new look with this light-colored hand-spun wool area rug that is pot-dyed. Its subtle Oriental design in tan and ivory colors has accent colors of green and red for a versatile piece that adds elegance without overwhelming....more
This Ancestry rug is made from hand-spun wool in tan and ivory. Crafted using an ancient, pot-dyeing technique, it features an Oriental design in accents of gold, red and green.
Primary materials: Hand-spun wool
Pile height: 0.625 inches
Primary color: Beige
Secondary colors: Gold, red and green
Tip: We recommend the use of a non-skid pad to keep the rug in place on smooth surfaces.
All rug sizes are approximate. Due to the difference of monitor colors, some rug colors may vary slightly. We try to represent all rug colors accurately. Please refer to the text above for a description of the colors shown in the photo.
9 ft. x 12 ft.
Hand-spun wool with cotton backing.
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We have had this rug 6 months now and it is pilled and tuffed to the point that it will totally disappear in a few more months. It came with a horrible chemical smell that even drove the dog from the room It was thick and beautiful and the smell went away in a couple of week. It began pilling immediately and creating enough fuzz that even vacuuming everyday doesn't cut it. Now thread are beginning to let loose and work there way up to the top. Its literally coming to pieces. I was told that they don't take returns after a month so I guess I'm stuck. I have never had a poor product from Overstock before but this thing is a mess. Keep shoppiing, don't buy it!
I was told by a friend to never buy rugs with backings as this is a sign that they are not knotted. This one is not knotted, which means that the fibers are simply woven through the rug backing and aren't that secure. We have a dog, so if the dog's nail catches, or he starts running and pulls/pushes the fiber, some of it can come out. Also, if you have a child who picks at rugs, the weave will come out. But, I expected this. As long as you know this will happen -- more so with cats!!!! -- it is a great buy. It is more sage than light blue/beige as shown in the pic. But, for the price, it was a great deal. Now that the rug is a month old, some of the threads are poking out and uneven, but I read on another reviewer's comments that if you are picky about it, you can keep trimming the uneven ones back. It doesn't bother me - it sort of bothers my husband. Overall, I am VERY happy with the purchase, and my friend was shocked also with its appearance for the price.
As many have noted, the colors appear different in real life. It is the picture and not your monitor as I?ve calibrated my monitor for the extensive photo editing I do. The colors are darker in reality. The main background of the rug is a medium to dark grayish-taupe. The thick border around this is a grayish green that isn?t really sage as there is too much gray in it. The red accents are a flecking of cranberry and burgundy and truly make the rug. The thinner borders are a taupe color with tan/gold accents. The overall color scheme has a 1930s or 1940s feel to it with the greens and grays. The rug goes great with my light taupe walls, but I don?t think would work with tan walls. The rug is thick and came folded. It took about at week for the folds to disappear. The shedding seems typical and will probably be done after a month. I can tell where my dog likes to lay as there are pieces of yarn that have popped up and need trimming. I don?t know how this will bode after years of use, but right now I love the rug.
I was so excited when I found this on overstock. I love the subtle, beige colors with a splash of burgundy red as accents. As seen on online, the colors on the screen match the carpet to a "t"! It's thick and plush and lays well even without padding. The only downside, which is becoming a major problem and overrrides all the positives is that IT SHEDS so much!! We have a dyson and have gone over the rug as least twenty times and each time it fills up like beige cotton candy. Also, we are seeing some individual yarns raised leading me to believe it has some craftmanship issues as well. We are so disappointed as our children suffer from asthma and it's one more thing in the air. The rugs gets all over the hard wood floors creating tons of dust bunnies, it gets on our clothes, and all over our furniture. I feel it will shed until it down to the raw canvas backing. It's the biggest size that I purchased and shipping it back will probably cost so much money. I'm not sure what to do at this point.
I have been looking locally and on-line for an attractive and reasonably priced rug. There are many rugs in this world, and some very expensive rugs. As well, I waffled back and forth with choices from Overstock. I was looking for an overall neutral rug and this one hit the spot. The colors shown on my computer are almost accurate. As mentioned by another reviewer, the inset on the border is slightly more soft sage than leaning towards a soft blue tone. Other than that, color accurate. The red in the rug is a chili pepper red, not a wine tone. On the floor, it is very soft in color and comfort. As with all rugs, when new especially, they do loose fibers. Even hand knotted rugs with work up fibers as well. Expect to vacuum up a good amount of wool fibers for a time. It will get better. Also, there will be some short 1/8" twists that will come up............snip these, do not pull these. As well, use the proper pad for wood floors. I had one cut locally at a furniture/carpet store. The rug is a true 9 x 12. If you do have a dog that is a digger and digs frequently this rug or any rug could be damaged. My rug came within a few days, though it said longer when ordered. It was down for Thanksgiving and my family helped get it situatied. It weighs about 100 lbs. I love it, yall!!
This rug is so thick and solid - wow was it heavy to carry in when the FedEx guy dropped it on the front step! But that's a good thing - this is one good rug. It's still shedding a bit - I imagine that will happen for a while. It's not very comfortable on the bare legs, so I wouldn't use it in an area where kids may be playing on the floor.
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? Almost exactly
Please tell us about the quality of the product. Very thick rug
How accurate was the on site description of the product? Very
At the suggestion of another reviewer I purchased the smallest rug first just to check the color. I then bought three. I have never made such a purchase without actually seeing the items. The rugs are each the same color and the colors are perfect for my Hall and room. no shedding at all. We are finally getting some parts of the house back together after Hurricane Sandy and I just could not take time to shop for rugs. I also don't have much money to spend on luxuries so these rugs are perfect. Fast delivery and great rugs for the price. I also did not need pads as they are large enough and heavy enough -- no slipping. Even my husband agrees they are a great buy. Thank you overstock.com. One less headache.
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? Exactly
Please tell us about the quality of the product. Very nice especially for the price
How accurate was the on site description of the product? Exactly as presented
The color was way off. Carpet was very dull and drab, nothing resembling the picture. The center is more of a dull light brown, the rest is a drab gold with small pops of deep red, and a small amount of rust. Of course it's shedding, all new carpet do. It's weighs a ton, takes a couple of people to get it square on top of the carpet pad.
How did the color on site compare with the actual product? The color was way off.
Please tell us about the quality of the product. good
How accurate was the on site description of the product? missed the mark
I have ordered the 9 x 12 Anatolia Ivory/Beige and it may arrive today. I am purchasing a pad at a local carpet/furniture store and was wanting to confirm if this rug is "exactly" 9 x 12, or an inch or so difference?bonne15 on Nov 27, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hello bonne15, This beautiful rug has received excellent reviews! The size of each rug can vary slightly by approximately 1 inch. I hope this helps. Thanks for shopping with us.overstockcustomercare1 on Nov 27, 2013
Could you please confirm this rug is Safavieh Anatolia, tan/ivory, design #AN522B?
Thank you.eclaire92 on Nov 1, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hello eclaire92, This rug is beautiful! Yes, that is the correct model number for this rug. Unfortunately, we are unable to disclose the manufacturer of some of our products; however, Overstock.com stands behind every product we sell. When necessary we can contact suppliers if a product issue arises. I hope this helps. Thanks for shopping with us. overstockcustomercare1 on Nov 5, 2013
Do you have rug swatches available? If not what would be the cost of returning this rug 9 X12 if the colors did not work in my room. Sometimes it is hard to tell on the monitor.lkh72 on Jun 3, 2013Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
Hello lkh72, Unfortunately, we do not have samples of this rug or in general to send out. The ship weight on the rug is 86 pounds. If you haven't already, the reviews are always a good source of feedback on color. Thank you for your interest. overstockcustomercare1 on Jun 4, 2013
this is the only place I buy my rugs..the colors you see on your screen is extremely accurate..no need for a swatchwinegirrl on Jun 8, 2013
Is this rug hand tufted or hand knotted? on Sep 4, 2012Please enter a valid question.Answer This Question
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