Shag area rugs have deep pile and long yarn fibers that give these rugs shaggy appearance. Their unique appearance was very popular back in the 70's. In recent years, shag rug has seen a surge of popularity. With a variety of densities and colors, these rugs have re-emerged as a trend-worthy addition from the past. The reemergence of shag rug has allowed it to be transformed from traditional hippie style to a silky contemporary new decor element. Soft to touch, shag rugs complement a wide range of decor taste. The “retro” look of shag rug attracts some home owners, while other trendy designers are furnishing their home and business common areas with new, fashionable shag rugs. Variant forms of shag rugs are carried by Area Rugs Weaver and shipped across the nation. Some common types of Shag rug are Flokati, Woolen, Leather and Synthetic, based on the material used in their construction.