A skilled tufter uses a tufting gun to stitch yarn through the backing fabric, following the designers' line drawing.
On the other side of the rug, the hand trimmer trims the tufted area, to secure colour separation & ensure definition of the fine design lines.
Medium cut pile & loop pile app 2.0cm (backing included)
Short cut pile & loop pile app 1.5cm (backing included)
Plush pile (shaggy) app 5.0cm (backing included)
A blend of 80% wool / 20% nylon.
The wool / nylon blend provides an excellent resilience, is easily maintained and gives you a lasting appearance. It combines the softness of wool and the durability properties of nylon. Nylon is an important factor in the prevention of shedding.
Basic Carpet Care
• As our rugs are thickly tufted, it is important to have your rug cleaned, before it becomes too dirty. The drying process of our rugs are extremely important; use a professional carpet/rug cleaning company, specializing in "dry foam" cleaning rugs. In Cape Town & surrounding areas, we recommend Town & Country - 021 461 5288