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


Baku Afshan rug, Size: 4'3" x 7'4". Age: 1880 circa. Multi-colored natural wool warp with a blend of wool and cotton wefting. K.P.S.I.- 7 x 9. Complete rug with it's orignal edges and selvage.