Flatweave rugs are essentially rugs without pile. They can be made from cotton, wool, or synthetic materials and can be hand woven or machine made. Originally these pieces cost less than pile carpets and appealed to those w/ less traditional taste.
We are honored to take our place with individuals that are supporting families in the Verde Valley during this season of giving.
More than 200 years after my great-, great-, great-grandfather made a living trading wool in what is now Azerbaijan, the Neishabori family business has evolved into one of the nation’s premier importers of heirloom rugs.
Tree-of-life designs are one of the oldest of religious symbols found in rug design. They pre-date both Islam and Christianity and are found throughout all weaving cultures.
Check out some of the major design components that make up an Oriental rug.
Coming from the Turkish city of Kars, Kars rugs are infused with the cultural influences of the region.