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Dyes Used In Oriental Rugs

Dyes Used In Oriental Rugs

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There exists a very widespread belief that "vegetable" or "natural" dyes are superior to "synthetic" dyes, and that a rug woven with "vegetable" dyes ...
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Knots used in weaving Oriental rugs

Knots used in weaving Oriental rugs

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There are basically two kinds of "knots" used to make most pile-woven Oriental rugs: "Persian" and "Turkish" knots (but see also how Tibetan rugs are ...
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Oriental Rug Terminology

Oriental Rug Terminology

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The Parts of an Oriental Rug....Warps are the parallel strings stretched from loom beam to loom beam upon which rows of knots are tied. Most weavers u...
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Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in Turkey

Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in Turkey

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Turkey has been famous for its handwoven rugs since the 17th Century when Venetian traders introduced "turkeywork" carpets to wealthy Europeans. Many,...
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Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in The Caucasus

Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in The Caucasus

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The area of the Caucasus Mountains (bounded by the Black and Caspian Seas to the east and west, Russia to the north, and Turkey and Iran to the south)...
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Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in Pakistan

Oriental Rugs and Rug Weaving in Pakistan

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Geometric Bokharas from Pakistan....Bokhara production is centered around the city of Lahore. The name for this type comes from the city of Bukhara in...
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