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Stepping Stones Handtufted Rug, 6'6.7"x9'10.1"

Stepping Stones Handtufted RugNew ConditionPile: Wool, Warp: CottonKnot density: approx 30 000 - 50 000 knots per square meterSize: 78.74 x 118.11 (inches)Size: 6' 6.7" x 9' 10.1", Thickness: 0.59 (inches)Manufacturing: HandtuftedInformation about Stepping Stones Handtufted carpet from India.Handtufted carpets are made by hand using high quality raw materials, but rather than having knots that need to be tied, a special tufting gun is used to push loops of yarn thros, but rather than having knots that need to be tied, a special tufting gun is used to push loops of yarn through a scrim (pre-woven backing). The last stage in the production is trimming the pile to the desired length, thereby exposing the thread ends for a softer pile.This technique allows for a quick and effective process and gives the weaver more freedom and range to create detailed patterns and shapes otherwise restricted in handknotted carpets. The end result is a long lasting high quality carpet at an affordable price. read more