Sheep Skin Area Rugs
Magnificent, long wool lambskins selected from the finest New Zealand and Australian flocks are used in the manufacture of Bowron long wool sheep skin rugs. Skilled craftspeople meticulously select and match individual pieces then stitch together to produce extravagant sheep skin rugs; opulent luxurious softness, depth and a desirable sense of style.
One of the oldest and most natural materials known to mankind, sheep skin rugs can enhance your comfort and improve your well-being. Sheep skin rugs are naturally resilient. Sheep skin rugs will never lose their beautiful shape. Sheep skin rugs wool fiber is made from millions of minute coiled fibers that stretch and give rather than break. Sheepskin rugs are naturally stain, soil and flame resistant too. The surface of a wool fiber is covered by a thin protective membrane which gives wool an ability to shed water and water based stains. The high moisture content of the fiber, along with wool’s protein constituents, gives sheep skin rugs excellent flame resistance.
Bowron, New Zealand
Our sheep skin rugs are manufactured by Bowron, New Zealand. Bowron Sheep skin rugs have been hand crafted with pride by G.L.BOWRON & CO. LTD. New Zealand since 1879. BOWRON, during the late 1990’s led the world with the introduction of the new bench mark in the tanning process known as the ‘Whitan Process’. This process quickly became internationally recognized as a break through, resulting in improved quality and significantly reduced environmental impact. Bowron is the preeminent manufacturer of sheep skin rugs in the world.