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Free PDF Download

2020-06-10T13:44:20-04:00

PDF on How Rugs are Woven This PDF will provide high-level information on how we went from fabrics to weaving handmade rugs. It also shows step by step, using illustrations, how rugs are woven.  Click here to download Free PDF Back to lessons

Free PDF Download2020-06-10T13:44:20-04:00

Rugrack Video 45 min

2019-11-18T15:43:53-05:00

Live Presentation on Rug Weaving This video is a presentation I made at a rug store (The Rug Rack And Home Decor in Chattanooga TN) about how rugs are woven. It includes some question and answers from the audience.  < previous Back to lessons go to gallery >

Rugrack Video 45 min2019-11-18T15:43:53-05:00

H Asymmetric knots

2019-09-10T19:09:22-04:00

Asymmetric Knots At this point, the foundation work has been completed including securing the base, let's examine closely the two types of knots before we begin the weaving process by tying knots by hand one row at a time. Here, we will examine closely the second major knot type. PERSIAN (Asymmetric) Knot Knots are tied using weaver’s fingers. The Persian knot does not require the knife tool. The number of warps depends on the size of the rug. In this example, our rug will have 23 knots horizontally, so we’ll need 27 pairs [...]

H Asymmetric knots2019-09-10T19:09:22-04:00

bio post

2020-07-10T12:30:48-04:00

About Kayvon Sadrabadi Kayvon Sadrabadi is a rug expert with over 35 years experience from buying, selling, cleaning, weaving and restoration of handmade oriental rugs. He received a Bachelor of Science in engineering and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He spent 20 years in the corporate world while continuing his research and exploration of handmade rugs. For the past three years, he has researched weave patterns in rugs and ultimately published an eBook of his work. He has also created a website, bofandeh.com, as a free resource to educate enthusiasts [...]

bio post2020-07-10T12:30:48-04:00

List of rugs for Rugs around the Globe

2020-06-10T16:48:28-04:00

back to "Rugs around the Globe" Rug Weaving Regions around the GlobeBelow is a list of weaving regions included in the "Rugs around the Globe" section. 750+ close-up pictures of the weave and its detail from 170+ weaving regions around the globe. back to "Rugs around the Globe"

List of rugs for Rugs around the Globe2020-06-10T16:48:28-04:00

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2020-07-08T23:49:32-04:00

Zanjon Oriental rugs are often known by the regions they were woven in. Collectors of Persian rugs often research each region thoroughly to understand not only the rug weaving techniques but also the designs and traditions employed in each region. These traditions often date back hundreds of years and are woven into the culture of each region. This richness impresses even more beauty on the Persian rugs that are available for sale around the world. Learn below about the different regions and click on the photos above to see samples of the different [...]

T Section 22020-07-08T23:49:32-04:00

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2020-07-08T23:48:41-04:00

Tafresh, Tayemeh, Toyserkan, Turkmen, Varamin, Viss (Vist), Yazd Oriental rugs are often known by the regions they were woven in. Collectors of Persian rugs often research each region thoroughly to understand not only the rug weaving techniques but also the designs and traditions employed in each region. These traditions often date back hundreds of years and are woven into the culture of each region. This richness impresses even more beauty on the Persian rugs that are available for sale around the world. Learn below about the different regions and click on the photos [...]

S Section 22020-07-08T23:48:41-04:00

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2020-07-08T23:46:09-04:00

Tabriz Oriental rugs are often known by the regions they were woven in. Collectors of Persian rugs often research each region thoroughly to understand not only the rug weaving techniques but also the designs and traditions employed in each region. These traditions often date back hundreds of years and are woven into the culture of each region. This richness impresses even more beauty on the Persian rugs that are available for sale around the world. Learn below about the different regions and click on the photos above to see samples of the different [...]

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2020-07-08T23:45:14-04:00

Shiraz, Sirjon, Tabas Oriental rugs are often known by the regions they were woven in. Collectors of Persian rugs often research each region thoroughly to understand not only the rug weaving techniques but also the designs and traditions employed in each region. These traditions often date back hundreds of years and are woven into the culture of each region. This richness impresses even more beauty on the Persian rugs that are available for sale around the world. Learn below about the different regions and click on the photos above to see samples of [...]

Q Section 22020-07-08T23:45:14-04:00

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2020-07-08T23:34:13-04:00

Semnon, Senneh, Senneh Bijar, Shahrebabak, Sharabian Oriental rugs are often known by the regions they were woven in. Collectors of Persian rugs often research each region thoroughly to understand not only the rug weaving techniques but also the designs and traditions employed in each region. These traditions often date back hundreds of years and are woven into the culture of each region. This richness impresses even more beauty on the Persian rugs that are available for sale around the world. Learn below about the different regions and click on the photos above to [...]

P Section 22020-07-08T23:34:13-04:00