What Makes Kilim Rugs Special?

What Makes Kilim Rugs Special?

Kilim rugs have a lot to offer other than beauty and amazing aesthetics. Since these rugs are handmade, making them is a laborious and tedious process. It takes twelve to sixteen weeks in making just one standard-sized piece. Their importance automatically increases tenfold due to the hard work and time labors put on them. These handmade rugs are sensitive and very delicate; therefore, they require careful handling and extra care. Even though you can use them as casually as you want, you have to be careful in their handling and keeping. We have already briefed you about the cleaning guide. Now, let’s talk about the exclusive features of kilim rugs. We will also be giving some care instruction at the end of the article, so that you can use them…
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Some Commonly Used Motifs in Kilim Rugs

Some Commonly Used Motifs in Kilim Rugs

Kilim rugs are a Turkish gift to the whole world. However, the original samples were found in the Central Asia that was once a home of Turks. The samples discovered from that region several decades ago revealed some useful information about the thread and the bearing of these rugs. It was due to that important discovery, we are now able to brief about the exclusive motifs of the Turkish kilim rugs. In this blog, we will be informing you about the motifs and patterns used in kilim rugs. It’s pretty surprising to know the designs and motifs are still the same as they were several decades ago when these rugs were only introduced. A Brief History of Kilim Rugs Before moving on to motifs, let’s see how Turks started making…
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How to Wash Turkish Kilim Rugs?

Is it the time to wash the kilim rug you spread months ago? Are you panicking thinking about it might lose its original beauty? Since our Turkish kilim rugs are handmade, they are too delicate for washing and drying. Washing it in a washing machine will take away all the attraction. Moreover, you need to wash it either once a year, or once in the one-and-a-half year. All of our vintage kilim rugs are antique and have the same patterns and designing on both sides. Therefore, you can spread them on either side. If you feel one side has become dirty enough for washing, flip it over and use it for several more months. When both sides have become dirty, now it’s time for you do rug laundry. Keeping the…
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Are Kilim Rugs Eco-Friendly?

Last month, one of our customers came and asked for an eco-friendly rug. Upon inquiring, she told us that she needed a floor covering for a playing area which she was planning to build for her baby. For babies, of course, one has to get more careful than usual. Well, at first it was difficult to explain it to her how our Turkish kilim rugs, vintage rugs, and bohemian rugs are environmentally friendly, but as she surveyed, I kept on telling her about the material and making. Our goal of this post is to highlight some facts we told the lady. We told her how amazing our rugs are to our planet Earth. Following are some of the features about our Turkish Kilim rugs having the eco-friendly properties. Let’s learn…
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Different Kilim Rugs Weaving Techniques

Different Kilim Rugs Weaving Techniques

Our Turkish Kilim rugs are largely admired throughout the globe, and the reason is they carry a history behind those threads. We have carried our Turkish art love to the United States just as the way it was back in Turkey. All the designs have religious or traditional meanings that have been passed as an heirloom from one generation to another. However, it requires a lot of weaving expertise to create these designs while maintaining the structural integrity. That is what our team has got expertise in. In this article, we are going to tell you about some of the common Kilim weaving techniques. 1. Handmade Pile Rug In the handmade rugs, the flat weave technique is used in which knotting is done on wraps. The knots are then cut…
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How To Choose a Kilim Rug?

Tranquility and contrast are the two basic principles interior designers work on. From an aesthetic point of view, a decorating item should add harmony to your home along with giving a beautiful contrast. When you choose a Turkish Kilim Rug or other handmade items, you are buying something that has a tendency to completely change the look of your home. These vintage items serve as a central focus, give space, and leave you awestruck when you installed them at your place. However, buying these items can be a bit more challenging; therefore, we are here to ease this task for you. Steps to Buy a Turkish Kilim Rug We have prepared for you a brief guide as to how should you buy a Kilim Rug that would fit into your…
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The Best Bohemian Style Rugs

The Best Bohemian Style Rugs

Are you fond of the bohemian style and want to add it to your home’s interior? Do you want the best bohemian rugs for your room? The bohemian style often called as "boho" or "boho chic" is a term for the 1960s or 1970s fashion. The free and flowy fabric is the true soul of the fashion of this era, and we make sure this style is included in our rugs that are made on the bohemian theme. What is a Bohemian Style Rug? You might have heard about the bohemian style clothes, but it’s a little difficult to explain it in terms of interior and home design. As mentioned earlier, it’s a style of the mid 20th century, so it’s obvious that it has colors contrasts that belongs to…
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The Language Of Motifs In Vintage Kilims And Rugs

Rugs and kilims were not created just for meeting man’s physical needs but also his psychological wishes. Ritual life enrich , religious beliefs, the soul of man and develop philosophical thoughts influences both the artist and his work in various ways . This can be understood just by looking at the motifs and compositions in the rugs and kilims make this evident. The meanings of the motives in Turkish rugs are different depending on the region , However, generally the motives symbolize religious beliefs, nobility, power and the other themes described below briefly. The language of handmade rugs and kilims not only indicates the skill of the weaver but also transmits their messages. MAJOR MOTIFS USED IN TURKISH CARPETS AND KILIMS Evil Eye It is believed that some people possess…
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Best Vintage Kilim Rug Providers

Best Vintage Kilim Rug Providers

Best Vintage Kilim Rug Providers Are you eager to decorate your home with the 20th-century rugs and carpets? Are you in search of the best Vintage Kilim Rugs providers in the country? Kilim Rugs Store stands as an epitome among the best kilim rug providers. The term “vintage” applies to the rugs that belong to the era starting from the middle of the 20th century to the 1970s. These rugs might also come under the category of antique rugs. Even though we are located in the United States, we deliver our products in the several other countries, too. What are Vintage Rugs? As mentioned earlier, vintage rugs belong to the era starting from the 1920s to 1970s. They reflect the art and science of the mid 20th century that give…
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How To Decorate Your Room With Turkish Kilim Rugs?

How To Decorate Your Room With Turkish Kilim Rugs? Our love for Kilim is never-ending! The art of Turkish Kilim Rugs makes us fall in love with them all over again. Are you the one of the millions who thinks rugs are meant to be on floors? We will tell you different and unique ideas of using them for the interior of your home. Kilims are the epitome of folk art as their colors and handmade designs enhance the look of the area they are placed into. We have already talked about the way these rugs are made, from the fabric used in them to the intricacy through which they are woven. In this blog, we will tell you different ways of using our handmade Kilim rugs.  1.    Turkish…
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