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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Early Karabagh silk embroidery rug, XVIII century, Khanate Period, Azerbaijan. published in Timbuktu to Tibet: Exotic Carpets and Textiles from New York Collectors 2008 by Jon Thompson, Thomas J. Farnham, Daniel Shaffer

image source: www.rugtracker.com, John Taylor