Our articles section features various types of articles on handmade oriental rugs, ranging from selecting a rug to maintenance, evaluation to removing stains. We'll keep adding new articles to this section for you so make sure to check back often. To stay informed and receiving articles in your email, you can also subscribe to our newsletter. We hope you enjoy learning more about rugs!

History and tradition

- A Brief Introduction to Carpet Weaving History of Pakistan
- 7 Most Expensive Rugs of the World
- Carpets from the Islamic World, 1600–1800
- History and making of famous Ardabil Carpet
- Ottoman, Safavid and Mughal Textile Art

Designs and types

- Tekke Bokhara: History and evolution of modern Bokhara rugs
- Splendid Suzanis
- Types of Oriental Rugs (coming soon)


- Construction of a hand-knotted rug
- History of Oriental Rugs (coming soon)

Buying tips 

- Buying Oriental Rugs - A Beginner's Guide
- Selecting the best Oriental rug for your home!
- Handmade Oriental Rugs - Shopping Tips I
- Handmade Oriental Rugs - Shopping Tips II
- Handmade Oriental Rugs - Shopping Tips III

Care and maintenance

- Care and use of Oriental rugs
- How to clean a Wool rug
- How to clean a Silk rug
- Oriental Rug Care

Glossary & resources

- Glossary of terms
- Resources