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




Antique Kuba rug (Hillside Kuba), dated 1329 AH / 1911 AD. The bold pink outlines of the stepped diamond medallions stand out against the bright abrashed navy field. 5 ft. 1 in. x 3 ft. 6 in. (155 x 105 cm.)