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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"Sanguszko" Safavid Carpet, Kerman, Central Iran, late 16th century, Musee des Arts Decoratifs in Paris - Paris Decorative Arts Museum, (from V. Berinstain et al., Great Carpets of the World, fig. 106).