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 Kuba rug, possibly Zeikhur village, Azerbaijan. The abrashed red field with densely woven compartmentalized lattice work in ivory and brown framed by a cream ground running dog border. 74 x 60 cm. (2 ft. 5 in. x 1 ft. 11 1/2 in.). late 19th century - early 20th century