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


This colourful early 19th century Kuba (lot 155) rug was secured by a London gallery owner for DM 50,000, in the face of heavy competition from Italian and Swiss bidders at Rippon Boswell, Major Spring Sale, 20th May 2000.