Home Interior Kilim Rug
Get your kitchen or living room splashed with bright charming yet vintage looking handwoven kilim rug. Kilim rug help you organize the space and make your home look prettier. And what is better, kilim rug adds beloved rustic style. Kilim rug, antique oriental rug – this construction technique produces a flat-weave rug that is thick, strong and exceptionally durable. They are distinguishable by the fact that the pattern is visible only from one side- with the reverse often having threads of yarn 2 to 4 cm long left hanging on the back. The Soumak kilims, antique Turkish rugs are heavy and stiff and make a great floor rug. Designs are almost always bold and colorful and employ many of the design patterns of the knotted Caucasian rugs.
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In Central Asia textiles are woven primarily for utilirian functions, but also important in the nomad culture is tribal identity, manifest particularly in the decorative appearance of the textiles. Despite the common, simple loom-type, wool yarn and dyes, the weavings of the Asians are astonishingly diverse in their structures, colourings and decorative pattens, particularly orintal rugs.
Wool is the basic of handwoven kilim and it possess a great history. The earliest sheep indegenous to the steppelands were of the small Dumba stock fattailed variety. They had a short, downy fleece particularly suitable for felting. Over the millennia selective breeding, mainly for the mutton and sheep-milk produce which is the stable food of the steppe-dwellers. The intermingling of lowland and mountain breeds resulting from the increased are of migration have combined to produce the sheep found today. The most commonly used wool is from Karaqul sheep, which has a dual fleece. While the under layer remains short and curled, the outer layer grows a long staple. Turfan wool has the reputation of being the finest in Asia and is costlier even than silk. The unique sheen of the knotted Khotan carpets is due to its quality.
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