About the Antique Rugs of the Future Project

Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan

Shearing,
Sorting, Washing, Carding, Spinning

"The advantages of handspun yarn to machine spun yarn"

Rediscovery of Ancient Natural Dyes
Our Natural Dyestuffs

Mordants

Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs

Weaving and Finishing Steps

Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs


RAMS HORN KAZAK RUGS, AZERBAIJAN

 


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Caucasian "Ram's Horn" Borchaly rug
CODE: KZRH02
Size
: 155x195cm
Size (ft): 5'1"x6'4"
Area: 3.02 m2
Density: 107 000 knots per square meter
Dyes: 100% natural dyes: madder, spurge / euphorbia, indigo, pomegranate skins, walnut husks
Materials: Handcarded and handspun wool for pile, wool warps and madder dyed red wefts
Handwoven in Azerbaijan

Caucasian Kazak Qochbuynuz (Ram's Horn design) Rug
CODE: KZRH03
Size
: 200x305cm
Size (ft): 6'6"x10'0"
Area: 6.1 m2
Density: 114 000 knots per square meter
Dyes: 100% natural dyes: madder, spurge / euphorbia, indigo, pomegranate skins, walnut husks
Materials: Handcarded and handspun wool for pile, wool warps and madder dyed red wefts
Hand knotted in Azerbaijan

Caucasian Kazak Borchali Ram's Horn Rug
CODE: KZRH01
Size: 160x220cm
Size (ft): 5'2"x7'2"
Area: 3.52 m2
Density: 114 000 knots per square meter
Dyes: 100% natural dyes: madder, spurge / euphorbia, indigo, pomegranate skins, walnut husks
Materials: Handcarded and handspun wool for pile, wool warps and madder dyed red wefts
Handwoven in Azerbaijan