A velours area rug made of thick, felted, wick-like threads of pure New Zealand virgin wool. The diameter of the threads is about 1.0 centimetre, the pile is around 4.0 centimetres high, the weight approx. 10 kilogrammes per square metre. The backing is lavishly lined. Available in 12 colours, the handtufted ?sahara? is one of 3 new products in the Vorwerk ?elemento? collection and is produced as a special order in individualised sizes according to the customer?s wishes.