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Review of the Carpet Industry in Kashmar

y Ehsan Afzalzadeh Naini, Iran Rug Company Translated from Persian by Fereidoun Haghighi In the past, the city of Kashmar was one of the important cities in Ghehestan (an old name for Khorasan Province of today) and the city was also called “Torshiz”. Torshiz was part of a region called … read more

Brief Review of Carpet Industry in Sabzevar, Iran

by Ehsan Afzalzadeh Naini, Iran Rug Company Translated from Persian by Fereidoun Haghighi Hand-made Carpet weaning in Sabzevar has a long history of making and according to the experts in the field, the rug industry is a century old in Sabzevar. Other reliable sources pointed out that the history of … read more

Carpet weaving in Khorasan Province – East Persian rugs

by Ehsan Afzalzadeh Naini, Iran Rug Company Translated from Persian by Fereidoun Haghighi   The Historical and Geographical aspect of Khorasan province The name “Khorasan” literally translated as “a place for rising sun” and also in old transcripts it refers to as the “Motalleolshams”.  The territory all along its long … read more