"how soft is this rug?"
ITEM#: 14243517Fashion meets sustainability in this Green Collection of eco-friendly original designs hand-knotted of 100 percent high-quality hemp and jute pile on a cotton warp and weft. This rug displays beautiful accents of caramel across this rug. All-organic, with exquisitely fine jute pile woven onto a cotton warp and weft, and an earthy natural color palette. The high quality jute chosen for this collection are and recyclable, with an innate sheen because it is harvested only from Cannabis Sativa (commonly known as the 'true hemp' plant), a quickly renewable resource that excels in length, durability, anti-mildew and antimicrobial properties. This collection brings fashion excitement to the eco-friendly rug category with the collection s unique patterns and remarkable hand. The rugs are twice washed to soften each yarn before weaving, and then brushed to an even more lustrous sheen in a hand-knotted pile contruction to ensure a rug to be enjoyed for many years.
- Durable cotton canvas backing
- Primarily crafted of Hemp and Jute
- Pile height is 0.5 inches
- Contemporary style
- Primary color is Caramel
- Pattern is Geometric
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 differences between monitors, some rug colors may vary slightly. We always try to represent all rug colors accurately. Please refer to the text above for a description of the colors shown in the photo.
|Material||Jute, Natural Fiber|
|Product Features||Antimicrobial, Handmade|
|Set Includes||1 Piece|
|Dimensions||9' x 12'|
|Country of Origin||India|
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Starting with the understanding that this rug is VERY heavy in the 9x12 size, (making a return difficult and costly), I say run far, far away from this rug. First, the color could not be more "off" from that pictured online, at least in my intended use area. Lighting dramatically changes the hue and, in my entryway, this rug appeared nothing short of mustard yellow during the daylight. At night, the color was nice ... sorta close to that pictured. Then, there is the binding ... the rug is nicely bound on the lengths but, on the shorter ends, the rug is bound by literally folding it over on itself, thereby making the short ends extremely thick (actually, 1.25 inches thick to be exact). This presents an extreme trip hazard as well as making it difficult to pass a door over the rug if need be. The rest of the rug was very nearly an inch thick ... the nap height referenced in the item description refers to ONLY the nap ... NOT to the total height of the rug when the thick cotton backing and edge binding is added. So, if height is a factor in your application, this will definitely be too high. It was ridiculously high. Finally, the rug shed like crazy, making it impossible to vacuum without seizing up my vacuum beater bar (and there were so many fibers, it would not work to use just suction). I loved the look online and really, really wanted to love this rug ... it was unique and I would have loved it were it not for the awful color and crazy thick height ... why would anybody make a rug that is such a trip hazard!?Read More
This rug was purchased based on the fact that it was listed as having a 1/2" pile height. This was misleading, since the rug was actually thicker than 1/2", but there was nothing indicating that in the specifications of product. As a result, it could not clear a custom metal door and the door could not be altered so as to pass over the height of the rug. The door was measured prior to ordering, but since no other than the pile height was given, I ended up with a totally useless and expensive mess. The rug now resides in Mexico, where I paid extra to ship it, and given the nature of shipping things here, it makes it financially unfeasible to return this to OVERSTOCK.. Needless to say I am both disappointed and poorer because of this mess.Read More
Questions & Answers
Hello sumac, because this rug is made of hemp and jute, it will not be as soft as a fabric or wool rug. Thank you for shopping with us!
"Can you clarify the color of this rug? The description alternately refers to the color as "caramel" and "camel." Are there any shades of grey in the mix, or is it yellows/browns/creams? Thanks."
Hello sissybills, we appreciate your inquiry. The item is a mix of yellows, browns, and creams. We hope you have found this information helpful. Thank you for shopping with us. Have great day!
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