Rug Style

Zanjan Carpets

The Zanjan city lies in the north western area of Iran. This city is also famous for its Zanjan carpets. Zanjan rugs are renowned for their bright, rich and exotic colors enough to liven up in any room. These rugs are mainly made with cotton or cotton and wool mixture. Mainly the colors used in such rugs are tending to be dark reds, light blues and browns and the design is mainly follow the geometric style. The pattern of such rugs is large enough. Zanjan rugs are the most adorable Persian rugs in the world.

Rug Style

Ziegle Design Rugs

Ziegler is a particular style of a rug. Ziegler design rugs are sometimes also known as Chobi rugs or Peshwar rugs. This type of rugs can be made anywhere in India, Pakistan, China, Afghanistan and all of them produce their own original version. You can get hand-made as well as machine made rugs in Ziegler style. The name Ziegler has been taken from an Anglo company based in Manchester from 1800’s. However, the weaving of such rug was already established in Arak area but Ziegler & Co played a key role to create a booming in trade for the region. The company hires leading designers and master weavers from Europe and Iran and manages to create a design with softer palettes.

The majority of today’s Ziegler rugs are actually made around Peshawar Pakistan by Afghan and sold out in the market of Lahore. They are commercially very successful and other weavers from the country are also trying to make their own versions of this style of rugs.

Ziegler rugs are soft colours, muted elegance and subtlety which are the main attributes of the Ziegler style of rugs today. Hand weave techniques with woolen pile and cotton wrap will give you all natural techniques for such rugs.

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Rug Style

Ziegle

Ziegler is a particular style of a rug. Ziegler design rugs are sometimes also known as Chobi rugs or Peshwar rugs. This type of rugs can be made anywhere in India, Pakistan, China, Afghanistan and all of them produce their own original version. You can get hand-made as well as machine made rugs in Ziegler style. The name Ziegler has been taken from an Anglo company based in Manchester from 1800’s. However, the weaving of such rug was already established in Arak area but Ziegler & Co played a key role to create a booming in trade for the region. The company hires leading designers and master weavers from Europe and Iran and manages to create a design with softer palettes.

Ziegler Style Rug

The majority of today’s Ziegler rugs are actually made around Peshawar Pakistan by Afghan and sold out in the market of Lahore. They are commercially very successful and other weavers from the country are also trying to make their own versions of this style of rugs.

Ziegler rugs are soft colours, muted elegance and subtlety which are the main attributes of the Ziegler style of rugs today. Hand weave techniques with woolen pile and cotton wrap will give you all natural techniques for such rugs.

For more info visit the Ziegler rugs section.

Rug Style

Zanjan

The Zanjan city lies in the north western area of Iran. This city is also famous for its Zanjan carpets. Zanjan rugs are renowned for their bright, rich and exotic colors enough to liven up in any room. These rugs are mainly made with cotton or cotton and wool mixture. Mainly the colors used in such rugs are tending to be dark reds, light blues and browns and the design is mainly follow the geometric style. The pattern of such rugs is large enough. Zanjan rugs are the most adorable Persian rugs in the world.

 

Rug Style

Yalameh

The place Yalameh lies slightly north of Isfahan in central Iran. Yalameh rugs are popularly known for its high quality, diamond geometric designs tribal rugs. The pile used in this rug is very fine as compae to other tribal rugs which are using soft and cotton based wool.

Yalameh rugs usually have curvilinear patterns. This is among the highest quality Persian rugs made in Eastern Iran. Such rug comes in different shapes and sizes but the majority of them are of mid size. But you can also find some of the large rugs with 10X18 feet.  You can find them in various colours including red, ivory contrasting colour, soft green or even in brown also. The rugs are weaving with soft woolen, tight and thin pile.

Yalameh Rugs style

These rugs are perfect compliment for the modern or minimalist furniture and giving your living space a warm and luxurious style.

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Yahyali

Yahyali rugs are made in the locality of Kayseri which are very fine in quality and considered as attractive collections of rugs. These rugs are very popular for the traditional flawless workmanship of the Yahyali weavers. The main target of the contemporary Yahyali is the hexagon style which is very similar to Yoruk rugs but they are more linear in execution. Such hexagon may be single, double or even triple too. These are the common characteristics for most of the Yahyali rugs.

Yahyali

A main border mainly present in such style of rugs. Te beautifully designed, warm colour and high quality make these rugs as one of the most popular rugs of Anatolia. The numbers of knots of Yahyali rugs are near about 140,000 knots per square meter.

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Viss

Viss is a small town near the city of Hamedan with the mix population of Kurds, Turkish and nomadic people of Bakhtiari. The majority of Viss rugs have geometric design that is the indication of tribal rug.

Viss (Wiss) rugs are made in Iran and also have nomadic patterns as like other Hamedan rugs. Viss rugs are of high quality and have excellent durability. They are maintaining their bloom for long time. You can find dark red, light blue, khaki colours which are the major one in Viss rugs. Wefts in cotton or wool, these rugs are using soft woolen, thick and tight pile with flat woven knots. These rugs are coming in different sizes but the majority of them are in mid size of 4×6 to 8×10 feet.

Viss Rugs

Such rugs are very firm and closely knotted. These are of high quality and mostly used flat woven knots to maintain the quality.

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Varamin

Varamin rugs are woven in the city of Varamin and one of the famous rugs in the world. Varamin is one of the largest village of Iran which is located just 25 miles south-east of Tehran. This is one of the important centres of tribal weaving. Varamin has maintain its traditional style from the beginning where as at the same time other carpet weaving centres has already change the design to suit with the foreign market. Rugs experts mainly see this rug as the purer Persian rugs.

Such rugs are woven with cotton soft woolen pile and closely lying. Mainly mina khani daisies interlinked with diamond or circular pattern are used in Varamin rugs. Mina Khani is the most common design in such rugs. This rug is considered being among the elite of Persian rugs.