Video: Teppich-Samimi, Berlin, Germany

During a recent visit to Berlin, Rug News andDesign spoke with Arwin Samimi, owner of Teppich-Samimi, a rug store on Bismarckstra├če in Charlottenburg.

Hear the sounds, see the movements

Many hands are involved in the making of one hand knotted rug. This video is but a glimpse into the process of rug making.

Care & Fair Video Statement

Care & Fair has created this video statement of their mission, including schooling children, teaching adults, and providing free medical services for over 100,000 patients.

Carpet Making in India

A good overview of the hand knotting process in India.

Sanjhi Hand Embroidery In India

Hand embroidery in Jaipur India, showing a traditional craft related to rug making.

Tibetan Carpet Weaving

Very good video showing the weaving process of Nepalese and Tibetan rugs.

Sanjhi Hand Spinning In India

This video demonstrates hand-powered spinning in India on a rudimentary tool, not drop spindle, which is much slower.

Oriental Rug Buying Advice, Part 4

Joe Aziz on Oriental Rug Investing in Light of Museum Carpets.

Innovative Broadloom

An Introduction to Nourison's innovative broadloom carpeting.

Revita Rugs Finding The Dust Hiding In A Rug

Everybody has pets, and pets shed hair. This video shows how much pet hair can hide in your rug. No words, just air, and pet dander.

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