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Updated by persianrugsymbols on Apr 20, 2017
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Top 5 interesting facts about oriental rugs

Hand made oriental art have interesting and sometimes funny stories behind them. I will share a few here...

The Persian Rug: a Great Accomplishment

The Persian rug has a long history of prestige, which dates back almost 3,500 years. The first rug ever found was in 529 BC. By its degree of skill required to

Persian Rugs - Design & Patterns

A Lotus is a symbol of rebirth and immortality
A Camel indicates some form of wealth or prosperity
A Parrot symbolizes escaping or protection from danger

Ghom 350x250

This is a handmade Ghom. It took someone over 1 year to produce. Every meter contains 1 MILLION handmade knots!!

Patchwork 350x250

Not many people get what a patchwork rug is! It is actually parts of several different rugs. Almost like going to a scrap yard and taking parts from many different cars, in order to build a brand new one.