John Lewis Darwin Rug

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John Lewis
Care instructions
Dry clean only
Eligible for International Delivery
100% wool
Rug Construction
Hand loomed

Product information

This simple and elegant rug will bring a touch of comfort and style to your home décor. It features a hand-tufted soft wool pile for maximum comfort and a light, neutral colour that will blend in with most home interiors.

Rug hold should be used to prevent rugs from slipping, dark colours transferring onto light coloured flooring and to increase the longevity of your carpet.


Click & collect

Free Click & Collect from John Lewis and Waitrose shops for collection tomorrow from 2pm
261 participating John Lewis and Waitrose shops

Standard UK delivery within 5 working days


Next, named or Saturday UK delivery.


Next/named day UK delivery pre-10.30am.


International delivery not available


We want you to be happy with your purchase. If you're not, just return the products to us or to one of our shops. Unless faulty, we'd like this to be within 90 days of purchase. Exceptions apply to certain products - find out more about our refund policy.

Depending on the type of product, you can make free returns via our shops, Royal Mail (or courier collection for large or heavy items), Collect+ or via MyHermes.

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Q & As


John Lewis Darwin Rug 4.4 5 11 11
love it bought this rug for my sitting room and it looks amazing on my wood floor and my 2 dogs loves sleeping on it!!! 31 December 2013
Overpriced Had to have this rug as it was just the right colour (putty) and just the right size (the smallest one) that I'd been looking for. It is very nice, but I do think it's rather expensive; I may have thought twice about buying it if I hadn't had some vouchers to put towards it. A warning - it is very thick so you have to be careful not to trip over it! (Or is it just me?!) 06 November 2013
Quality rug This is a quality 100% wool rug. You get what you pay for. Heavy and thick, it's textured finish adds interest to my wooden floor. Lovely statement piece. Excellent delivery service, arrived on the second day after ordering. Very pleased. 03 October 2013
Beautiful, soft rug - sheds worse than a cat We bought the rug in November 2012 to go with our lovely new floors - it was great for the first few weeks. We noticed only a little shedding to start with. We have a 3 and 5 year old who are always on the floor and love playing on the rug. in the last three weeks, we've had to hoover every other day to start with, and now every day to keep up with the rug. Even then, we're still picking up balls of fibre around the house as it is tracked around by the munchkins.... Would return it if we could find the receipt, despite it's luxurious feel, as it is worse than having a pet shedding in the house...(we have none). Sorry JL, not one of the better purchases. 28 December 2012
Lovely The rug was delivered five days ago and is still fairly flat from being rolled and packaged, however it is gradually lifting and hopefully in the next few days it will look as thick and luxurious as the shop sample. Don't be put off by this comment it really is a beautiful rug and I am very pleased with my purchase. 10 December 2012
Darwin Rug (Cream) This rug is quite expensive, and it was for this reason that I was in two minds about purchasing it. However, having bought several cheaper versions from other retailers, which I ended up taking back because they were such poor quality, I thought I'd give this one a go. It really is a lovely rug and is fantastic quality. It's a very heavy rug with a deep, thick pile. I purchased this rug in cream and was very pleased as it's not a 'yellowy' cream like some of the rugs you can buy. It looks beautiful in the living room! 19 November 2012
Squidgy and soft under my feet, perfect for babies to fall on! This rug instantly gave our living room a lovely cosy feel, and is squidgy and thick under our feet. Having a 10 month old baby boy who is crawling and cruising around everywhere, we were concerned that he was tumbling all over our old carpet without much cushioning and landing with a very heavy thud. The Darwin rug is perfect for those little tumble and slips. Of course, it's not made of rubber foam and doesn't bounce him back (!) but it does give him just that little more padding. The putty colour is actually more on the gray side than cream or brown. 15 October 2012
Unusual This rug has an unusual appearance - a mixture of tufts. Look closely before buying. I am happy with it but it was not quite what I was expecting. A satisfactory purchase. Looks good and feels good underfoot. 08 October 2012
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