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Last month I shared Deborah Mersky’s tex-tiles with you. Today I’m welcoming you into my house.

Joe and I have lived here for many years. Fabric is woven into our home and life.  168 more words

Event: Ali Istalifi Talks about Suzani, Ikat and other Central Asian Textiles for ORTS

Event date: Wednesday 25 October, 7pm

This is an Oriental Rug and Textile Society event.

Ali Istalifi gave the successful lecture on Central Asian Ikat at the SOAS Brunei Gallery World Ikat Textile Symposium in 2016. 156 more words


Stitches in time

Uzbek style is all about the bling. Whether they are wearing a full-length gown and headscarf or jeans and a t-shirt, the women of Uzbekistan dearly love a bit of glitter. 555 more words

Sogdians and Soviets: Monumental Samarkand and the Holy City of Bukhara - Uzbekistan

Sept. 17 Tashkent • train to Samarkand (drive day trip to Urgut)

Sept. 18-20 Samarkand
Sept. 20 Samarkand • train to Bukhara
Sept. 20-22 Bukhara… 2,590 more words

Silk Road


‘Pista Palace – Royal meeting hall’

Royal meeting hall for buyer visits + at background ‘Holy suite’ No 3 with hanging bed decorated with blockprinted bedding designed by Commaniago ..
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Interior Decoration