Artisan Carpets Co- Blog

Artisan Carpets Co- Blog

MAY 09, 2017 • #CONTEMPORARY RUGS # Artisan Carpets RUGS #IKAT #IKAT CARPET #IKAT RUGS #RUGS #THE Artisan Carpets RUG COMPANY

RUG FEATURE : IKAT RUGS

KAT RUGS Ikat, or ikkat, is a dyeing technique used to pattern textiles that employs resist dyeing on the yarns prior to dyeing and weaving the fabric. In ikat the resist is formed by binding individual yarns or bundles of yarns with a tight wrapping applied in the desired...

MAY 09, 2017 • #CONTEMPORARY RUGS # Artisan Carpets RUGS #IKAT #IKAT CARPET #IKAT RUGS #RUGS #THE Artisan Carpets RUG COMPANY

RUG FEATURE : IKAT RUGS

IKAT RUGS Ikat, or ikkat, is a dyeing technique used to pattern textiles that employs resist dyeing on the yarns prior to dyeing and weaving the fabric. In ikat the resist is formed by binding individual yarns or bundles of yarns with a tight wrapping applied in the desired...


FEB 16, 2017 • #CHOBI RUG #LARGE ZIEGLER #THE Artisan Carpets RUG COMPANY #ZIEGLER #ZIEGLER RUGS

RUG FEATURE : ZIEGLER RUGS

ZIEGLER RUGS Ziegler rugs are sometimes also known as Chobi rugs or Peshwar rugs. Production of these rugs takes place in Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Turkey and China. Each of these regions produces there own unique style ranging from hand knotted to machine loomed. ( A Ziegler rug in our York showroom...


JAN 25, 2017 • # Artisan Carpets RUGS #KELIMS #KILIM #KILIM HALL RUNNER #KILIMS #LARGE KILIM #RUGS #RUGS YORK #RUGS YORKSHIRE #THE Artisan Carpets RUG COMPANY #TRIBAL RUGS #YORK RUG SHOP

RUG FEATURE : KILIM

KILIM RUGS At The Artisan Carpets Rug Company one we have a passion for the humble Kilim. We love them, soft wool natural dyes and geometric designs that are timeless. There is something for everyone. Kilims are produced by tightly interweaving the warp and weft strands of the weave to...


JAN 07, 2017 • #AFGHAN RUGS # Artisan Carpets RUGS #KILIM #KILIMS #RUGS #THE Artisan Carpets RUG COMPANY #YORK RUG SHOP> Just Back....

Buying December 2016. We have just returned from selecting and checking on production of our new 2017 stock. This last trip took us to Peshawar in northen Pakistan and the surrounding areas that are rich in rug production and wool dyeing. Natural kilim rugs that have just been washed. These are...


DEC 11, 2016 • # Artisan Carpets RUGS #QASHQAI #QASHQAI RUGS #RUGS #RUGS YORK #THE Artisan Carpets RUG COMPANY #TRIBAL RUGS #YORK RUG SHOP

NEW IN - Qashqai Rugs

Qashqai Tribal Rugs We have just received in our new collection of nomadic rugs from the Qashqai tribes of southern Iran. The Persian Qashqai rug is a extremely good example of a nomadic rug. Artisan Carpets with soft natural dyes and extremely high quality wool incorporating geometric designs. The Qashqai nomads who make these rugs...


NOV 04, 2016 • #OVERDYED RUGS #RUGS #THE Artisan Carpets RUG COMPANY

OVERDYED RUGS

Overdyed Rugs: ABOUT OVERDYED RUGS Origin: Overdying began in Istanbul as a way to brighten old, faded woven rugs. Size: From 150cm x 90cm to large 500cm x 300cm Colours: The original colours of a rug are diffused via bleaching and washing techniques, and the rug is then re-dyed in...


OCT 22, 2016 • #ATLAS BERBERS #BERBER RUGS #MOROCCAN RUGS #THE Artisan Carpets RUG COMPANY

NEW IN - ATLAS BERBER RUGS FROM MOROCCO

Collection Update : Berber Rugs From the Atlas Mountains. We have just updated our collection of Berber rugs with our latest selection from Morocco. We will be listing these online but if you have a specific size requirement please contact us and let us know as we might have...


OCT 06, 2016 • # Artisan Carpets RUGS #KILIM #RUGS #THE Artisan Carpets RUG COMPANY #TRIBAL RUGS #YORK RUG SHOP

York Store Now Open

We are excited to announce the opening of our flagship store in the beautiful historic city of York. We are located in the centre of beautiful York. THE Artisan Carpets RUG COMPANY22 High PetergateYorkYorkshireYO1 7EHTel : 01904 622822 The Artisan Carpets Rug Company - York Rug Shop opening timesMONDAY 10:00am - 5:30pmTUESDAY 10:00am...

SEP 05, 2016 • # Artisan Carpets RUGS #RUGS #THE Artisan Carpets RUG COMPANY #YORK RUG SHOP

York Rug Shop - OPENING SOON

We are excited to announce the opening of our flagship store in the beautiful historic city of York. YORK RUG SHOWROOM OPENING AUTUMN 2016 Our York shop will be located on High Petergate in the shadow of York Minster. York has a lot to offer, from the array of beautiful architecture,...


JUL 22, 2016 • #KELIM #KILIM #RUGS #THE Artisan Carpets

NEW IN : Veg Dye Kilims

We have just taken delivery of a new collection of beautiful veg dye kilims. We are currently taking images and hope to get them listed this week on-line. We have collected kilims in a range of sizes tarting from small 45cm x 45cm mats to large 360cm x 270cm...


JUL 06, 2016 • #LARGE RUGS #RUGS #THE Artisan Carpets RUG COMPANY

NEW IN : Large Rugs

The Artisan Carpets Rug Company have just received in a fantastic collection of Large Artisan Carpets Rugs. Specialists in large rugs and large Artisan Carpets carpets. These large rugs are typically over 13ft x 10ft (400cm x 305cm ) and tend to be Oriental or Persian in design. A HOME VIEWING can be...


MAR 20, 2016 • #BAYAT RUGS # Artisan Carpets RUGS #OVERDYED RUGS #RUGS #THE Artisan Carpets RUG COMPANY

NEW IN : Bayat Rugs

Bayat Rugs We have just received in our latest collection of Bayat rugs. Please read more to find out about these fantastic creations.Overdyed and distressed to create this beautiful, ethereal look. Each unique Bayat rug is created from an old hand made rug that has been expertly faded to give...


FEB 10, 2016 • #BERBER RUGS # Artisan Carpets RUGS #MOROCCAN RUGS #RUGS #TRIBAL RUGS

NEW IN - Moroccan Atlas Berber Rugs

Moroccan Atlas Berber Rugs - Artisan Carpets by the Berber people in the mountains of Morocco. Imported direct from the Beni Ourain & Moyen tribes in Morocco. Distinct, abstract lines, obtained by knotting dark yarn over light, make up the minimalist patterns and totemic symbols of protection found in...


NOV 19, 2015 • # Artisan Carpets RUGS #OVERDYED RUGS #RUGS

NEW IN - Overdyed rugs

OVERDYED & PATCHWORK RUGS Vintage rugs are overdyed and distressed to create this beautiful, ethereal look, accelerating the aging process. This is done through a long cycle of dying and washing. Colours blend, textures soften, and an infusion of depth is the end result. Creating a fusion of contemporary and...