Key Feature: Heavyweight double-weave.
A hard to get original Onehunga Car Rug. This is a double weave blanket where the top surface has a plaid design of chocolate brown, kelly green, wine red, highlight of orange on a backdrop of cool tan. The reverse side is deep chocolate brown. Double weave blankets are the equivalent of two blankets woven together at the same time giving extra durability and weight.
Slightly larger than average size at 130cm x 160cm.
Tassels top and bottom edges are in good condition.
Original Onehunga Woollen Mills label featuring a Tiki image. Label is embroidered with rainbow cotton on damask. Please not the label is showing wear. (see photo). Pure New Zealand Wool.
A Fresh Retro Love, Restore to Relove label has been added.
Three patch repairs have been added (see photo). Please note there are a couple of marks on this blanket. Two larger ones (see photos) and a couple of smaller light blemishes. Priced down accordingly.
Overall a wonderful mid century blanket! Ideal as a special picnic rug - lots and lots of durability. Own a special part of our unique New Zealand wool mill history today!
Restore to Relove
Items sold by Fresh Retro Love unless otherwise noted are restored, retro/vintage 100% Wool blankets. Any irregularities/flaws are described to our best knowledge in the item description. We make every effort to be thorough and ensure there are no surprises! Mends, colour and thread , embroiders, mismatches, discrepancies and patches we consider to be part of the blanket journey and find beauty in these one of a kind unique items. This is an aspect to be taken into consideration when your purchase is made.
Any queries regarding this item or items from Fresh Retro Love please send us a message, we would be happy to help.