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Yomut Persian Carpets

The Yomut carpets are being woven by the turkmenic nomadic tribe Yomut, which live in the regions between Northern Persia, Caspian Sea, Uzbekistan and Afghanistan. The Yomut carpets are woven with a woolen warp. 58 more words


Bakhtiari Oriental Carpets

In the mountains Zagros, west of the city of Isfahan, around the town of Shahr-e-Kurd, live the nomads Bakhtiar. Their carpets are known for the design with various repeating squares in which flowers and animals are depicted. 59 more words


Knitting Adventures ... All About The Socks ...

Hey everyone … so with all the traveling … and then running around getting visa stuff sorted etc … I’ve been a bit slow with the blog posts these last couple months and for that I am sorry … I still have a post from my trip to the UK to do but I don’t think that will happen till atleast next week now … 301 more words


Qashqai Persian Kilims

Qashqai carpets are woven by nomads who live in the mountainous areas of Southwest Persia, the provinces of Fars, Khuzestan, south of Isfahan and around the city Shiraz. 94 more words


Nasir al-Mulk

Nasir al-Mulk is a famous historic mosque in the center of Shiraz, located near the Shah Cheragh shrine. It was constructed in the Qajar Dynasty in 1876 by lord Mirza Hasan Ali Nasir al Mulk. 87 more words