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
Difference between synthetically and naturally dyed rugs
Weaving and Finishing Steps
Galleries of ARFP Caucasian Azerbaijani Rugs
to "An Educational Guide to Antique Khyzy pile rugs" main page
Antique Khyzy rug with octagonal star medallions, Khyzy District (south-southwest of Shabran (Devechi) - Kuba Region, north west of Baku), Azerbaijan
Shirvan Rug, East Caucasus, last quarter 19th century, (even wear, some
touch-up to field, crease repair, small corner repair), 7 ft. 4 in. x 3 ft.