Rug Glossary of Terms: O
A superior type of kilim rug, featuring ornate flower and leaf patterns.
Layout of the rug where the design is woven in one direction.
- Overcast Sides
Technique of over-rounding wool on the non-fringe sides of a rug.
A process wherein an already tufted and dyed carpet has another yarn system tufted through the back of the fabric to produce a design on the face of the carpet.
Exposure to excess sunlight which causes the rug color to change to a brown or black color.