Area Rugs(813 items)
Welcome to our Area Rugs Showcase, featuring exceptional designs from artisans throughout the world. Beautiful and practical, each is an exquisite work of art - favorite styles include the wool rugs, sisal rugs, jute rugs and alpaca wool area rugs.
Featured Reviews on Area Rugs
Exactly What I Wanted
My girlfriend and I moved from New Jersey to Sedona 8 months ago. We are in the process of decorating in a manner that is southwestern without being cliche, without being cartoonish. We looked at Zapotec rugs in local stores. They were what we were looking for in the way of rugs. I was prepared to pay the high price they were asking, but we didnt find exactly what we wanted. Then I happened on Novica, had never heard of this site, and found exactly what I wanted, for much less money, and a lot more of that money going to the artisan. This piece by Alfredo Ruiz is simply superb!
Irene makes beautiful art, that happen be be rugs. I just purchased three of them, and they are all outstanding. My biggest problem, I am going to get more! :) Thank you.
Alfredo Ruiz Hand-woven Zapotec rugs
"I believe the art of weaving Zapotec rugs is unique. My inspiration comes from everything I see around me – the landscapes, nature, people and animals."
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Popular Area Rugs
Handwoven Red 4.5 x 6.5-Foot Authentic Zapotec Rug, "Fiery Embers"
Fiery embers glow with the promise of dancing flames. Woven by hand, this rug displays the intricacy of traditional Zapotec art. Alfredo Ruiz weaves the extraordinary design of virgin wool, colored with natural dyes.
Titled "Fuerza solar" in Spanish.
Authentic Geometric Handwoven Zapotec Wool Area Rug (4x7), "Crimson Warrior"
Irene Ruiz works in vibrant colors on red, creating zig-zagging bolts of lightning along with pre-Hispanic motifs. She weaves virgin wool on the handloom with traditional Zapotec techniques, employing natural dyes derived from walnut shells and cochineal.
Titled "Guerrero zapoteco rojo" in Spanish.
Star Design on Hand Woven Zapotec Wool Runner Rug (3x10), "Zapotec Stars"
Multicolor stars appearing on the Oaxacan firmament inspire the design of this Zapotec rug by Mario Chavez. Woven of wool on a traditional pedal loom, the runner's vibrant palette of colors is obtained from natural dyes.
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