Turkish rugs usually refer to flat, woven carpets that come in a variety of colors and styles. Traditionally, they are woven from wool onto wool piles or wefts and often served as floor coverings or as prayer rugs. Turkish carpets can also be made from wool woven on cotton wefts and from silk on silk. Turkish rugs are also dyed with natural or chemical dyes, depending on the composition. Natural dyes are often used on wool whereas chemical dyes are commonly used for silk. Handspun or made by machine, Turkish rugs are always a rare and beautiful piece of artwork that make a gorgeous addition to any home.