About the Antique Rugs of the Future Project

Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

Sorting, Washing, Carding, Spinning

"The advantages of handspun yarn to machine spun yarn"

Rediscovery of Ancient Natural Dyes
Our Natural Dyestuffs


Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

Weaving and Finishing Steps

Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs

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Konya carpet with Holbein medallions, XIX century, Ottoman Empire, Turkey.
published by TKF - Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Textil-Kunst-Forschung (Society for Textile-Art-Research), http://www.tkf-textilkunst.at/

image source: www.rugtracker.com, John Taylor