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Tuvalu Handwoven Rug
Woven by hand in quiet neutral shades, this sophisticated rug is made from rayon fibers for a beautiful sheen and smooth, silky feeling underfoot. Ideal for a master bedroom or serene living space. Cotton backing. Imported.
Size 1: 5' 6" x 7' 5" Size 2: 7' 9" x 10' 10"
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I read about the slate color being more grey than it looked (looks slate or taupe in the picture), but I was hoping that the beige would work for me, looking golden and not at all grey in the picture. Unfortunately, it looks quite silver and definitely on the grey spectrum. Seemed like it would look perfect for my new white oak floors even if the golden was lighter or darker, but it's really grey.
Response from Garnet Hill:By Tiffany, Customer Liaison , February 10, 2014
We're sorry the colors didn't work for you. Please note that your satisfaction is always guaranteed, and we’re happy to accept exchanges and returns.
Review 2 for Tuvalu Handwoven Rug
Location:New York, NY
Gorgeous and subtle, color in pic off
Date:December 29, 2013
I purchased the smaller size and now have come back and purchased the larger size too. Larger one for the living room, smaller for the dining area. The slate color is definitely off in the picture. It is a silver-grey, with barely a hint of brown. But I liked it more than I expected so kept it. The look is subtle but elegant. Sheds but lessens as time goes on. A few unexpected spills and muddy boot tracks made me nervous. Used an eco-friendly cleaner and luckily no evidence remained, so very happy with that aspect. The nap goes every which way, but love that lush look. To get rug back to a more smooth look, just vacuum in one direction.
Review 3 for Tuvalu Handwoven Rug
Location:San Francisco, Ca
Beautiful, But Color Warning
Date:November 17, 2013
This rug is very pretty, however as the reviews mentioned at the time I purchased, the color (slate) is way off. I mean way off. The true color is more a shimmering silver or a very soft, light, baby pale grey. The "under color" is a richer grey. It is silky, bright, and I like how it reflects light in the room. It's also baby soft to the touch and feels luxurious. The quality seems to be quite good. The shedding as mentioned by the other reviewer is true, although I believe this will stop after some use and will not effect the long term look or quality of the rug.
Review 4 for Tuvalu Handwoven Rug
Still like the rug, but VERY different from pic...
Date:March 19, 2013
I purchased the Tuvalu Handwoven in the darker color (slate?). It appears very dark in the photo, but is actually VERY light grey or almost a silvery white in sunlight. It also sheds a lot, and when I vacuum it, it seems that some of the loops pull out. I am concerned about how this relatively expensive carpet will wear. Having said all this, I like the look of it and if it lasts, I'll be satisfied.
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Response from Garnet Hill:By Megan, Customer Liaison, March 20, 2013
Thanks for your observations. We strive to accurately present our colors online. We're here to help if you decide you'd like to make a return or exchange!