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
 

 

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Early Karabagh Embroidery with stylized pattern. Linen, Cross Stitch Silk, 18th century or earlier, Azerbaijan. David Sorgato, Italy

 

Lit: EMBROIDERED FLOWERS FROM THRACE TO TARTARY - David Black - London 1981, Fig. N16 / Textiles Art Of The Caucasus - THE TEXTILEE GALLERY. Michael And Jacqueline Franses - London 1996, Fig. N4. Islamic Textiles - Patricia L. Baker - British Museum Press - 1995 London, Pag 143.

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