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



Caucasian Seichur Kuba carpet
late 19th century
4ft 1in X 6ft 9in
This piece exudes tremendous vitality through its entirely individual design and color palette. The rare charcoal ground is adorned with an exuberant variation of the traditional Seichur cruciform medallions and is encircled by an artful ivory border..Claremont Rug