Iranian Rugs: A Tapestry of Tradition, Art, and Cultural Significance

Across the vast and diverse landscape of Iran, a rich tapestry of tradition, art, and [...]

Iran’s Persian rug-makers suffer as US unravels nuclear deal

KASHAN, Iran (AP) — As the Trump administration works to unravel Iran’s 2015 nuclear deal [...]

Iran Exports Handmade Carpets to 78 Countries

The Iranians were among the pioneer carpet weavers of the ancient civilizations, having achieved a [...]

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PERSIAN RUGS VS. ORIENTAL DIFFERENCE

Rugs The rugs are not only floor coverings – they’re works of art. Renowned for [...]

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Persian Rug Patterns. Learn How to “read” a rug

By Learning the meanings of persian rug patterns, you will be able to “read a rug” and [...]

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What Makes Persian Hand-Woven Carpet So Exraordinary?

Iran is one of the oldest producers and the biggest trader of hand-woven carpets worldwide. [...]

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Heriz rug

Heriz rugs are Persian rugs from the area of Heris, East Azerbaijan in northwest Iran, northeast of Tabriz. Such rugs are produced [...]

Tabriz Rug

Tabriz, located to the north-west of Iran, is Iran’s second oldest city and has been [...]

China, Russia, S Africa, new markets for Iranian handwoven carpets

MNA – Head of Iran National Carpet Center Hamid Kargar said that Iran’s handwoven carpet [...]

Persian Rugs

Persian rugs are known for their richness and beauty. The characteristics and quality of rugs [...]

Best country in carpet?

Which are the best rugs made today — Egyptian rugs? Persian rugs? Turkish rugs, Afghan rugs, Chinese rugs? Pakistani rugs, Tibetan rugs, Indian rugs…?

IRANIAN / PERSIAN carpet

The art of carpet weaving in Iran originated more than 2,500 years ago. Persian carpets [...]

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