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How to Make a Rug: 5 Materials You Need to Make a Rug

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Jan 7, 2022 • 7 min read

Rug-making dates back to prehistoric times when nomadic people made hide rugs to keep warm. Today, countless styles of factory-made synthetic rugs are available at a range of price points, but you can carry on the tradition by learning how to make your own rug with our step-by-step tutorial.