How to Weave a Persian Rug
This video puts it all together, showing step-by-step how a rug is woven from beginning to end. The video begins with some background on why I wrote this eBook and follows it with a step-by-step guide on how to weave a Persian* (Iranian) rug.
*Historically, Persia was the common name used by western countries for Iran (pronounced e-ron) until 1935 when the country was officially named Iran. The words Iranian and/or Persian represent the same proud nation and people.
**Weave refers to the unique pattern of knot formations on the back of rugs.
***bofandeh means “weaver” in Farsi (Persian) which is the language of Iran.