nuLOOM Hand-woven Alexa Flokati Wool Shag Rug (8' x 10')

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    nuLOOM Hand-woven Alexa Flokati Wool Shag Rug (8' x 10')
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    The standard Flokati rug is made in Greece using 100-percent New Zealand wool. The Alexa Standard rug offers a more affordable and less plush area rug as compared to the Ultra Premium Flokati. Wiggle your toes in the thick 2.25-inch plush pile, and enjoy the sense of luxury this fun, fashionable shag rug brings to your home. Available in two neutral colors, this rug is large enough to cover up plenty of floor space and serve as a focal point for your room.

    • Hand washable in cold water
    • Hang to dry
    • Primary materials: Wool
    • Pile height: 2.25 inches
    • Color Options: Natural, Natural Grey, Brown, Black and White, Pink, Black
    • 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.


    Style Casual Shag
    Material New Zealand Wool Wool
    Pattern Solid
    Weave Type Flokati Hand-Woven
    Shape Rectangle
    Color Black Brown Grey Off-White Pink White
    Rug Type Indoor
    Dimensions 8 ft. x 10 ft.
    Materials 100% New Zealand Wool Pile
    Model Number FS1-8010

    Customer Reviews

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    • Beautiful

      Beautiful rug, great price. We couldn't handle all the shedding though. Overstock was wonderful, as usual, and let us return it.

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    • too much fluff coming off.

      difficult to clean , dry clean only!

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    • Perfect for the price

      Good item for the price. It does shed a little, but that's to be expected. Easy enough to clean, a bit more difficult to vacuum. Very flat, good idea to purchase a rug pad for underneath.

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    • Beautiful Rug

      This is one of the best buys for your dollar on the internet. We shopped for months and were concerned about several of the prior reviews regarding the shedding as we have very dark wood floors. To date we have had little shedding and the rug looks beautiful in our home. This rug comes highly recommended!

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    • sheds like crazy

      my whole floor is covered in white fuzz, plus the rug itself is impossible to keep clean. It needs to be in a very low traffic area

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    • Not what I expected

      When rug arrived in a plastic bag I knew It was not for us. I had expected a more constructed rug that would arrive in a roll and have a lasting shape not a lightweight throw rug type that could be folded up. Overstock was very nice and handled the return promptly. For my needs I needed more information, in the description, about the construction of the backing and needed a more substantial rug. I hesitated to give it a poor rating as I am sure if someone was looking for that particular type of rug this would have fit their needs...for our requirements it was poor. I guess I was not educated on exactly what "Flokati" was.

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    • Folkati

      This rug is paper thin..not at all like the picture, it has no backing, it is 8x9, very over priced. Very, very disappointed.

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    • Excellent value, beautiful rug!

      5-stars *at this price point*. Of course there are thicker flokatis but you'll pay for those. As others have noted, the natural color is a yellow-white, not a white-white or a brown-white. It's just the color of flokati wool. I have it in a room with warm oak flooring, espresso color furniture, and other dark accents like browns and blacks. It sets off the room beautifully, and with darker colors around it it appears just creamy white. If you know flokati you know it's not a carpet. This is a woven throw so absolutely, without a doubt, buy the Supreme Dual Felted rug pad for it. The one with the natural rubber on one side and the synthetic on the other (rubber side down for wood floors). Combined with the pad, the rug feels very luxurious under bare feet. As for vacuuming/cleaning: Yup, it sheds. And taking an 8x10 rug outside to shake it out isn't an option. I do vacuum it but *stay away from the edges* or you'll eat the rug. Just be smart and careful about it. The shedding fibers fill a vacuum up fast so just take note. However I have noticed over time that the shedding is rapidly decreasing. I don't notice those poofs of fiber around the room any more. And frankly if you have pets in the house it's just not a big thing :o All in all, this rug is a beauty, an incredible value for the price, and is a centerpiece that brightens up a blah room.

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    • Hand-woven Alexa Standard Flokati Wool Shag Rug

      I ordered the Flokati Wool Shag rug for my husband's study/den. It promptly arrived! When we opened the rug it was a beautiful off-white truly shag-type rug. I didn't expect it to be so thin in texture. It is not a thick, luxurious rug. But if you're looking for something that's stylish, that's chic and is impressive to look at, the Flokati is your rug.

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    • Flokati Rug in Ivory

      The the wool rug. This rug was purchased after we replaced our flooring with a dark acacia wood floor. Needed the ivory shag to brighten and lighten the floor. We have brown leather sofas and the contrast is stunning. We were worried about "shag" as we just ripped up our shag rug to change to wood. But this is like no other. It's more like a fluffy cloud. We purchased a good quality pad to go under the rug. Loved the rug online, love it in our home. Empty nesters with occasional grandchildren visits, the kids love the rug. I found the inexpensive Hoover Nano vacuum works well with the rug. Just change the vacuum to suction with no beater bar and it does a splendid job. We really love it and are pleased with our purchase.

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    Questions & Answers

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    • Is there a small size of this rug? About a 2 X 3?

      • Hello dancenlife, a smaller version of the rug can be found here: - Thank you for shopping with us!

    • Does it shed?

      • Hello cochoa, we can appreciate the fact you want a firsthand account of the product. You will receive an email notification every time you get a response. Thank you for shopping with us.

    • Why did you choose this product?

      • i like it

      • Because its very soft & looks great

      • size n price was good

      • I've had a flokati rug for 15 years and my dog has stained it with her doggie bones and treats, therefore I am in the process of replacing it. It has worn extremely well, as a matter of fact I'm giving it to my daughter for her classroom. Her desk will fit over the stains.I'm praying ths rug will be as nice as my first flokati.

      • I am looking for a shag area rug

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    • How stiff is the rug? Will it stay put like an oriental rug does, or is it more like a big bath mat that scrunches up when you apply pressure? Does it need a certain type of rug pad?

      • Hello Greenshopper, it has a plush pile height, we recommend the use of a non-skid pad to keep the rug in place on smooth surfaces. Thanks for shopping with us!

    • How many grams of wool per square meter do these tugs have?

      • Hello badonkadonk, this rug has 1400 grams per square meter of wool. Thank you for shopping with us!

    • is this product treated with anything? moth treatments, pesticides, etc?

      • Hello healthygreenmom, we appreciate your inquiry. This rug has not been treated with any chemicals. We hope this information has been helpful. Thank you for shopping with us. Have a great day!

    • Can you tell me what the backing on this rug is made of, please?

      • Hello living94! This rug is beautiful! This rug has a wool backing. I hope this helps. Thanks for shopping with us.

    • When is the Natural Grey color going to be available?

      • Hello aggie0527, unfortunately, we do not know when the natural grey rug will be available. We restock an item when and if it becomes available. Thank you for shopping with us and please keep checking.

    • What is the grade of this flokati (eg. 2000 grams, etc.)

      • Hello anisa4peace, The grade of this flokati rug is 1400 grams. Thank you for your question.

    • What is the weight of this rug??

    • How would you clean this rug?

      • We recommend washing the rug by hand in cold water and then hanging it to dry.

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