Half Moon Area Rug
The moon, earth’s natural satellite. With our gravitational pull we bring her along for this epic galactic journey around the sun. She contrasts the sun’s life-giving energy. Desolate and cool, the moon is a reminder of the universe’s indifference.
The Half Moon rug is the softest in the Mark Krebs assortment. This shag rug has been hand knotted, which means each yarn has been tied individually by hand. Hand knotting is a skillful and laborious process, but the result is an incredibly soft and long-lasting tapestry.
The Half Moon rug has been hand knotted, which means each yarn has been tied individually by hand. Hand knotting is a skillful and laborious process, but the result is an incredibly soft and long-lasting tapestry. Unlike tufted rugs, hand knotted rug do not use glue to hold in the yarns, and do not pull out over time.
This rug is of a quality that when left in the hands of a mindfull steward, will last for generations.
100% New Zealand Wool
New Zealand wool is one of the softest wool available.
From a far, the Half Moon rug looks to be a solid colour, but its shag is made of a tri-colour blend. This, combined with the shadows that the shag produces create deep colour complexity
Half Moon Colour Blend: Blue, Mauve & Seafoam
Hand Knotted rugs are some of the highest quality rugs available. That means you’ll be happy together for quite some time, so long as you take care of each other. We can help you do that, with a few simple tips:
01. Professional dry cleaning is your best bet
02. Feel confident about blotching spills with a damp cloth
03. Take a vacuum to it regularly
04. If you see a loose yarn, resist the urge to pull! Simply snip off the excess with sharp scissors
05. Rug pads rule, we recommend using one