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About Vintage Carpets

About Vintage Carpets

Our collection of vintage carpets are 30 - 60 year old double knotted Turkish carpets. The materials are usually cotton ...
Weaving Techniques

Weaving Techniques

There are two kinds of knots used in handmade rugs. The double knot, also known as the ‘Turkish Knot’ and the single kno ...
How Natural Dyes Are Made

How Natural Dyes Are Made

Regions Of Carpets And Kilims

Regions Of Carpets And Kilims

Hereke   Hereke rugs are named after the town they are made in. They are made of wool and silk with an average of ...
Symbolism On Carpets And Kilims

Symbolism On Carpets And Kilims

Hand on hips: It is the symbol of motherhood, femininity, fertility and abundance. Tree of Life: It is the symbol of et ...
Patchwork Carpets

Patchwork Carpets

Patchwork rugs are made by a technique that is called ‘kirkyama’ in Turkish, which can be translated to something like ‘ ...

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