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The Nettle Rug brings the tranquility of nature indoors. Crafted from hand-spun nettle, similar to vegetable silk, this hand-knotted rug offers a soft surface and 0.4-inch pile. This natural plant fiber offers subtle, tonal shifts across the rug creating movement and visual interest. Add a grounding, natural element to modern spaces through the Nettle Rug. Available in two sizes.

Nettle is grown mainly in the Himalayas, China, India and Burma. Despite its reputation as a weed, nettle has medicinal properties and is used as a textile fiber. Transforming the herb into thread involves a complicated firing process while mixing in ashes and spring water. The resulting softness and resistance is similar to vegetable silk.

Rugs from the Natural Collection are prepared using nanimarquina's Eco-wash process. The rugs are washed using Ecosheen, a biodegradable, chemical-free, multi-enzyme washing product. This naturally enhances the bright colors, shine and softness of each fabric.

Dimensions
  • 5 Ft. 7 In. X 7 Ft. 10 In.
  • 6 Ft. 7 In. X 9 Ft. 10 In.
  • Pile height: 0.4"
  • Total height: 0.7"
Material(s)
100% nettle
Notes
This is a handmade craft product. Minor variations, in size and color, are inevitable.
Item Number
NMQ-NETTLE-RUG
Model(s)
NETTLE-RUG