Safavieh Cozy Solid Taupe Shag Rug

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    Safavieh Cozy Solid Taupe Shag Rug
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    Cover up a bare area or conceal imperfections in your flooring with this polypropylene shag rug. You'll want to sink your toes into the high pile after a day spent on your feet. The taupe color keeps your living room decor classy and elegant.


    ITEM#: 14790758

    This power-loomed cozy solid shag rug offers luxurious comfort and easy-to-design styling. High-density polypropylene pile features a navy background and provides one of the most plush feels available in a rug. Warm up a wood floor or create extra elegance in a carpeted space with this beautiful shag rug. Its neutral taupe color blends well with furniture and window treatments in a range of color schemes from earth tones to rich colors. Multiple size options allows you to coordinate a look across several rooms.

    The rug is available in a few different shapes and sizes to ensure you are able to get the right rug to fit your specific needs. The taupe-colored rug pairs well with both modern and traditional styles of furniture without taking anything away from the overall look of your room.

    • Primary materials: Polypropylene
    • Pile height: 1.5 inches
    • Style: Casual
    • Primary color: Taupe
    • Pattern: Shag

    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.


    Color Brown
    Style Casual Shag
    Material Polypropylene
    Pattern Solid
    Weave Type Machine-Made
    Shape Round Square
    Rug Type Indoor
    Dimensions 8 ft. x 10 ft.
    Materials Polypropylene
    Model Number SG151-2424

    Customer Reviews

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    • Not what I expected

      The rug was not at all what I expected. It's functional, but for the price I expected a little more fluff; in addition, there was an absolutely horrid smell associated with the rug. We'll see if it does down over the next couple of days.

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    • Plush comfy rug!

      Yes, I was nervous buying a rug on-line, but I read the other reviews and I'm so happy I gave it a chance. My husband and I are both pleased with this very soft, thick rug. The color is a blend of taupe's and looks just like the photos.

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    • Carpeting

      This is all I expected and more.. It is soft and plushy.

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    • Thick and soft!

      I love this rug!! Is has a very high pile, which is somewhat uneven for a wonderful texture. I'm amazed at how plush this rug is, and the color is perfect. My one gripe is the fact it comes folded and then rolled. Getting the creases out has been a bit of an ordeal. The rug is so nice, I had to overlook the creases and still give it five stars.

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    • Super plush

      I love this rug super soft and cozy. The pile is nice and high density is somewhat thick. Downfall I had to purchase a rug pad to put under it on my hardwood floors.

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    • A-mazing rug for your $$!

      I"m not kidding when I say I have been diligently searching for a rug for 2 years! I had decided in the end that I wanted to go with a shag for our living room but everywhere I looked (and I looked EVERYwhere!) if they were good quality, they were $XXX.XX dollars, if the were affordable, they were crap. I finally found this rug online and felt it was going to be too good to be true. I started at the screen for an hour trying to decide between mushroom, ivory, beige, or taupe. I clicked on taupe and couldn't be more pleased! It's a very gray shaded medium brown color. Simply stunning in my rustic home where I use lots of natural colors that are more on the cool end of the color spectrum. This rug is very plush, thick, and soft. My dog has made it his new bed (much to my demise). I would recommend this to anyone! I can't tell you how happy I am. Also I did not notice any odor from the rug after rolling it out. Had friends over the night after we got it and they didn't notice a smell either. I'm thinking of buying another one in a different color for our loft. Simply wonderful and Affordable!

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    • Perfect!

      I ordered this rug after considering the same rug in mushroom, beige, and gray. Taupe is really what I wanted. I was aware that some reviewers thought the rug was darker than on screen and allowed for that possibility. However, my rug looks exactly as it appeared on my monitor. No surprises at all except how much I enjoy walking on it barefoot! Would highly recommend.

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    • Just as expected - great!

      I am VERY pleased with these rugs. Colors are identical to the pics except there are light and dark yarns twisted together that give it a rich look instead of boring solid. I had ordered the 6x9 in beige (cream) for my formal living room and absolutely loved it, and now have the runner and another 6x9 in "taupe" for the den. These are very soft, thick, fluffy, luxurious area rugs. I did a LOT of shopping, and these were the nicest quality and best deal out there. Delivery of each item has been within a few days. The beige has two different colors (lt cream and dark cream mixed), so I called to see if the taupe was the same. I was told it was, so I ordered anxiously. The two colors mixed give it a rich, expensive look. The taupe is a mix of light and dark taupe blended together in the twisted yarns. Together it is a dark taupe, almost brown. If you want light, go with the beige instead which is a creamy off-white. These rugs are extremely thick (1-1/2") but vacuum very easily with my Dyson. Do not seem to shed. I cannot keep my bare feet out of them! My dogs love them. I bought some 1/4" carpet padding (from local hardware store) for underneath to hold them in place to the hardwood floors and to give a little extra cushion. Wow... I can't say enough about how nice these rugs are! The beige is classy in my formal living room, and the taupe is fun and shaggy in my den. Other reviewers said these have a smell and roll at the edges. Hellooo... they've been rolled up and have that new smell! Nothing a day unrolled on the floor won't cure. The smell goes away quickly (chemical smell from the spill-proofing I would assume), and the edges lay flat quickly after unrolling the rugs (roll them in the opposite direction for a minute - duh!) THESE ARE NICE!

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    • Really great Rug

      I bought this rug because my sister had purchased one and it was like walking on air. Really great area rug and very comfortable. Everyone that walks on it enjoys it

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    • Not your 60's shag

      Area rug has a manageable height of shag and a good weight that prevents slipping and sliding even without a rug mat. Colors are very sophisticated and 'modern.'

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    Questions & Answers

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    • Why did you choose this product?

      • hopefully it matches a chair I have

      • Style and the good reviews on quality.

      • good reviews, liked the color online, hopefully it'll look like that when i get it :)

      • looks soft

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    • What is the shipping weight and shipping dimensions of the 6'7'' x 9'6'' rug? Is the total of the shipping dimensions (LxWxH) 130in or under?

      • Hello dmc1, the shipping dimensions are approximately H: 10 W: 82 L: 10. The weight is approximately 31 pounds. Have a great day!

    • In the product details it mentions that this rug has a "navy" background but then says it is a neutral taupe color. What do they mean by a "navy" background?

      • Hello lilchick, i am sorry for the confusion, this is a taupe background not navy, we will get this updated as soon as possible. Thanks for shopping wtih us!

    • I have another Overstock rug, #13850044, and need two runners in the same room. Would you know if this taupe rug would be close in color to the Splash rug I purchased earlier?

      • Hello jobiz, due to the difference of monitor colors, some rug colors may vary slightly. Overstock tries to represent all rug colors accurately. Should the colors not match your expectation, you can initiate a return for credit to not pay return shipping. I hope this information helps. Thank you for shopping with us. -D.B.

    • What is the backing of this rug? Latex?

      • Hello kellerlsd, this rug does not have a backing. We recommend a non skid rug. Item # 11996894 is a great option. Thanks for shopping with us!

    • Can you please suggest non-skid padding for use on a very smooth large tile floor. I find that the ones I buy stop sticking and slide around after awhile.

      • Hello Barb, I personally have had great success with Item 11996894. This item has help up great on my tile and hardwood floors. I hope this helps and thank you for shopping with us.

    • Hi, I want to order both the 2x7 runner and the 3x5 area rug. I would be shipping it internationally out of my Miami address and need to know the weight of each rug so I can estimate my costs with the shipping company. Also, I assume they come rolled up with plastic wrap? thank you!

      • Hello Barb, the 3x5 rug weighs approximately 7.5 pounds. The 2x7 rug weighs approximately 7.88 pounds. These are shipped securely in plastic wrap. Thanks for shopping with us!

    • What type of padding should be used on this 3 x5 bedside rug on an oak floor

      • Hello Julianne, we offer a very wide variety of rug pads. I would suggest item number 14202509. Thank you for shopping with us!

    • How about the same quality and price in a light to medium gray?

      • Hello judewoman, the quality would be the same. The price may be different because we have more of that color. Have a great day!

    • I need a larger rug 10x13 or larger

      • Hello giovanni13, at this time we do not have this rug in a 10 x 13. Our inventory changes daily. Thank you for shopping with us. Shelia B

    • will there be any larger sizes available in the taupe color any time soon? I am looking for a 6x9 or 8x10 size. thanks!

      • Hello soupysf, we appreciate your inquiry. Unfortunately, we do not have any of those larger sizes available currently. Items are restocked as they become available; however, we can't guarantee if/when an item will be restocked. We recommend checking back with us periodically. We apologize for the inconvenience. We hope this information has been helpful. Thank you for shopping with us. Have a great day!

      • I just bought the 6'7"x9'3" in taupe and beige (I think the inches are right) and a taupe runner. (June 13, 2014)

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    • What is the backing of this carpet?

    • How do you clean this carpet?

    • title says taupe... details say ivory... what color is it?


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