Hand-knotted is the highest quality but also the most labor-intensive weaving quality which can only be performed by professional weavers who follow the given map by the designers to tie individual knots to make up the rug design one row at a time.
the density and quality of hand-knotted rugs are measured by the knots per square inch, the higher the knot counts the longer it takes to make and the higher quality the rug becomes.
Hand-loomed is considered for plainer or linear style rugs, this type of weave can not be used for more intricate or busy patterns but rather for styles like stripes, borders, or plain rugs.
A hand-operated loom is used by the weavers to create these custom rugs, the loom holds the vertical threads which are also referred to as warp, which allows the craftsman to interweave horizontally to create the rug.
Hand-tufted is the most cost-effective but versatile option for creating Bespoke rugs. Individual tufts of yarn are punched using a special tufting gun into a Hand-tufted is the most cost-effective but versatile option for creating Bespoke rugs.
Individual tufts of yarn are punched using a special tufting gun into a fabric pre-made canvas, this hand-operated tool hooks and pulls the yarn through the backing to form a pile. This is less labour and time-consuming process than the above hand-knotted and hand-loomed processes and rugs can be made a lot quicker and cost less.