wicker carpet on everybody's lips lately. Jute or wicker, also known as golden fiber, has become one of our primary choices in our homes with its fine structure, authentic and natural appearance and easy-to-clean surface. Mainly produced in India hand woven straw carpets and rugsIt is produced from jute fibers, which are abundantly found on the banks of the Ganges river. As you can find wicker carpet designs in different colors and models, the most preferred ones are natural cream beige tones, gray, copper, green and even black colors obtained by dyeing afterwards.


What is a Straw Look Carpet?

Straw carpets produced by hand sometimes exceed the budget, and sometimes cannot meet the needs in terms of durability. At this point in wicker look machine woven carpets it is entering. Straw-looking carpets, in which polyester or similar synthetic yarns are used in general, can be used for a longer time than natural straw jute fibers, and they are also more comfortable to clean. Since it is produced by machines, the prices are quite affordable compared to handmade wicker jute carpets. Long story short, we can call the carpets that look like straw but do not use straw jute in their yarns as straw-looking carpets :)


How to Clean Straw and Jute Carpet?

The cleaning of wicker carpets is quite comfortable when compared to hand-woven carpets. While it slows down the penetration of liquids spilled on it with its low absorbency fiber structure, it also gives you the chance to collect the excess stain with the help of a towel or cloth. On the other hand, during daily use, it can sweep with the lowest possible traction with the brushless head of the vacuum cleaner. However, we should not forget that we are talking about a carpet made of wicker fibers knitted on top of each other, cleaning methods such as a vacuum cleaner can cause your carpet to deform over time. Straw carpets and rugs are delicate and stylish products, it is best not to wait for many years of use :)


Where Are Straw Carpets and Jute Carpets Used?

Straw Carpets are ideal for places where traffic density is not high. Of course, you can use durable wicker-looking machine weaving in any place. Hand-woven wicker jute rugs and rugs are suitable for kitchens, winter gardens, entrance halls and even bedrooms where wheeled objects such as office chairs do not move and the heels are less likely to snag. You can also pay attention to the color harmony before using the wicker runners in your hallway. In bright and wide corridors, wicker jute rugs and runners can be the right choice. Round jute and wicker rugs can also be used in entrance halls and kitchens.

 

How Much Are Straw Carpet and Jute Carpet Prices?

The prices of straw jute and straw-looking carpets vary depending on whether they are hand-woven or machine-made. In addition, the quality of the straw or synthetic yarns used is also important in determining the price. While the square meter prices of hand-woven straw carpets start from 300 TL, you can find the square meter prices of machine-woven straw-looking carpets and rugs starting from 100 TL.