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Rug Damage

Rug Damage

admin 14/07/2015 41
This page discusses some of the kinds of damage that can affect new and old handwoven rugs. If buying an older rug, be sure to inspect it carefully fo...
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Is That a Machine-made Rug

Is That a Machine-made Rug

admin 14/07/2015 6
This page is intended to help you tell the difference between a handmade Oriental rug and a machine-made imitation.This discussion concerns only rugs ...
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Rug Weaving and Child Labor

Rug Weaving and Child Labor

admin 14/07/2015 2
Since the 1920's we've traveled regularly to weaving areas throughout the Middle East. These days we make two or three month-long trips each year. The...
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Is Your Rug Signed?

Is Your Rug Signed?

admin 14/07/2015 6
Over the long history of weaving, the vast majority of handmade rugs have been made by country people who were essentially illiterate. A farmer or she...
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