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Rugs have been used in homes for thousands of years. While ancient rugs were all hand-made, today’s rugs are most often manufactured by machine. Though some are still handmade. Machine-manufactured rugs tend to be the less expensive of the two types, and are often created on large, machine-driven looms. Handmade rugs are made with one of two techniques: knotting or weaving.


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