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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