Iranian rugs known as top level of carpet art. History of Iranian rugs date back to 2500 years ago. Iranians brought out the best instances of creativity and skills. Art of carpet knotting, transferred from father to son and became a family tradition in Iran.
Fame of the Iranian rugs, travelled around the world became an outstanding asset. In all industrial and developed countries, be possessed of Iranian rug means that the owners are wealthy and have artistic souls. Art of hand knotted rug improved and became magnificent throughout the years and brought glorious fame and success for its creators.
Hand knotted rugs has three different type in terms of materials; wool, silk and wool-silk mixture. Approximate ninety percent of an Iranian rug, made of wool.
İranian carpets, made of wool and silk , also has Persian and Turkish knot technique. Not to mention the fact that Iranian carpets are high quality carpets that coloured by vegetable dye.
Iranian rug known as the Persian Rug. Most of them and the best of them loomed by Turkic people like Azerbaijani, Turkoman, Qashqai.
Persian rug has a different technique then the rugs loomed in Turkey. Persian knot more loose and weaker in the sense of quality and durability then Turkish knot.