Sample SALE - Thato Area Rug

Handmade in South Africa

  • Hand woven by the Sir Lowry's Weavers


    Luxuriously soft and woven by hand from the highest quality hand spun Karakul sheep wool, this area rug brings instant warmth and texture to any room.  Natural, undyed neutral colors blend effortlessly into your space and comfort underfoot is guaranteed.

    Traditional designs  which appear painted on the homes of the Ndebele people of South Africa have served as inspiration for the pattern on this rug.

    This rug has been handwoven by a single master weaver. The entire process from spinning to weaving to knotting is done by hand with incredible care, dedication, and time. 

    Sample piece which has been used in photo shoots. In perfect condition but at a special price for you! FINAL SALE!

    Find more inspiration on our Design Inspiration page.

    • 100 % Karakul wool
    • This flat weave, reversible carpet is approximately 2cm / 3/4" thick.
    • Color: Cream with dark and light grey design.
    • Size:  Sample size is 79 cm W x 150 cm L / Approx. 31" x 59"
    • Custom sizes: If you are interested in adapting the design to your own custom rug or in a solid color rug please contact us at for pricing and delivery information.  


  • Our carpets are made of 100% wool coming from the sturdy breed of Karakul sheep. The lanolin in the wool offers a natural dirt resistant barrier and the reversible carpets need very little care. Vacuum as needed.