What does Shag Pile mean? A lot of people are asking us on our online store.
Warm and cosy. The name derives from Old English "sceacga", related to Old Norse skegg, beard. Beni Ourain Carpets'shag pile is around 20mm. You can literally run your fingers through the soft pile carpet.
Here are some pictures of the one we have at our home office in Barcelona. Interior Architect: Kayser Studio http://www.kayserstudio.com Photo Credits: The People Of Sand