Shepherd and His Flock

A shepherd and his flock going home after shearing. India countryside.

Read More

CREATING THE DESIGN

Creating a rug design, Northern Iran.

Read More

DYING RED YARN

Found this Afghan Dye Master on a roof top dying red yarn.

Read More

SHEARING THE PILE

Much work has to be done once a rug comes off the loom. Shearing the pile, putting the selvage along the edges, washing, finish trim, blocking, and more.

Read More

Open Air Bazaar

An open air rug market in Northern Afghanistan. Buyers/exporters come and haggle over prices of rugs that were woven by women in local homes and sold by the men.

Read More