About the Antique Rugs of the Future Project
Sheep Breeds of Azerbaijan
Shearing, 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
to "An Educational Guide to Antique Tabriz rugs and carpets" main page
Antique Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran
An unusual early 20th century Persian Tabriz antique rug, the ice blue field
framed by luxurious leafy sand vines defining the spandrels and with
flowering vinery around a central star-burst medallion with scattered dark
blue floral accents overall within an ice blue palmette vinery border.