Whimsical colourways combine with the opulent detail of a traditional-inspired pattern–the Someplace in Time collection represents nostalgia and progression, heritage and the contemporary. The Ballast rug’s ivory, rosy pink, and earthy tones ground spaces with luxe appeal and exceptional hand-knotted quality. Crafted of hand-spun Afghan wool, this artisan-made rug boasts an authentic, timeworn look.
A Nest* ethically handcrafted rug
Available in other colours and sizes. For details, please contact us at 604.428.4255 or [email protected]
Blot stains immediately and clean with a mild soap mixed with equal parts white vinegar and water. Shedding is normal: vacuum regularly with the beater-bar off, and shedding will reduce over time.
Individual knots are hand-tied on a vertical loom by specially-trained artisans. The average hand-knot takes 186 hands and approximately 240 days to weave and finish and can last for generations.
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