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

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Antique Hadji Jallili  Tabriz rug, Azerbaijan, NW Iran, 9'5" x 12'7"

This stellar room size from the revered carpet designer, Hadji Jallili, exhibits intricate formality and stunningly balanced, elegant design. An incredibly nuanced “Garden of Paradise” design offers a stunning diversity of intricately crafted blossoms, boughs, and garlands, animated by a singular palette of rare, time-softened hues. The effortless dexterity and tremendous presence that fill this masterwork demonstrate an extremely seldom found aesthetic and technical virtuosity.

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