Wool Runner Rugs(78 items)
Welcome to the Wool Runner Rug Collection at NOVICA.
Featured Reviews on Wool Runner Rugs
This is a lovely addition to our western motif.
It is very tightly woven, even pattern and very vivid colors. I am very happy with and it looks great.
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 Gregorio Ruiz is simply superb!
Gorgeous Rug Evoking Memories of Oaxaca
This rug is amazing! The colors are very vibrant and the craftsmanship is top notch. I have been to Oaxaca many times, and Ms. Ruizs work is among the best I have seen. It looks fantastic in our home and gets many compliments.
Gregorio Ruiz Zapotec wool rugs
"I was born to weave, academia was definitely not for me! I remember skipping school with my friends to swim in the dams and pick guavas."
I like what I do, and I'm inspired by my surroundings and the culture here in Oaxaca. One of the challenges I face is to become independent, have my own designs and select my color schemes. And I want my art to reach people from other places and be recognized... read more
Popular Wool Runner Rugs
Wool rug (2x5), "Earth in Balance"$219.99
Inspired by the Peruvian jungle's many shades, this rug is mesmerizing. Cerapio Vallejo's traditional artistry finds new expression: "I like to experiment and vary my production so they may suit new types of architecture and colors." For the (lines) series, Vallejo blends the weaving techniques first introduced by his Wari ancestors (600 – 1000 AD) with a contemporary allure in an admirable harmonization of past and present.
Titled "Líneas III" in Spanish.
Handwoven Geometric Runner Rug from Mexico, "Red Diamond Splendor"
Explosive against a background of blues and browns, intricate red diamonds are splendid. Delfina Ruiz demonstrates Mexico's Zapotec artistry and her own weaving skills with this dazzling wool rug. Created of virgin wool on a traditional handloom, the runner takes its colors from natural dyes. in Spanish.
Hand Woven Zapotec Wool Area Rug Runner 2.5x10 Arts, "Phases of the Sky"
Sun colors blaze across the handloom as Mario Chávez creates this extraordinary rug. Working in virgin wool, he weaves colorful medallions in yellow and orange. Bands of geometric motifs frame them as they glow on an elegant runner.
Titled "Fases de un día" in Spanish.
Because each rug is individually woven, measurements could vary +/- 2 inches (5 cm).