These rugs are handwoven using a 100% wool weft with a 100% cotton warp (skeleton) Everything that you touch is 100% wool. All weaving is done by skilled adult weavers in their own homes in India. Design work is done in Tucson, Arizona and in India. These rugs, if given proper care, will last for generations. This is one of our first custom design rugs when we started having our rugs woven in India in 1998. It has maintained as one of our best sellers to this day. It is also available in a different color way.