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What does KPSI stand for?

KPSI stands for Knots Per Square Inch


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When purchasing a carpet it is good to know the number of threads per inch -- the more knots per square inch the more expensive the carpet should be.
Thin the carpet over; count the number of knots per linear inch along the warp (length of the rug), the number of knots per linear inch along the weft (width of the rug) and then multiply them to find the number of knots per square inch.
These Ushak weave rugs are silver washed three times to give them an antique look and feature 64 knots per square inch.
Ward said the rugs in the Reserve Collection "represent the very top of the handmade business," noting the exclusive, limited-edition pieces boast nearly 400 knots per square inch.