During a recent visit to Berlin, Rug News andDesign spoke with Arwin Samimi, owner of Teppich-Samimi, a rug store on Bismarckstraße in Charlottenburg.
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 has created this video statement of their mission, including schooling children, teaching adults, and providing free medical services for over 100,000 patients.
A good overview of the hand knotting process in India.
Hand embroidery in Jaipur India, showing a traditional craft related to rug making.
Very good video showing the weaving process of Nepalese and Tibetan rugs.
This video demonstrates hand-powered spinning in India on a rudimentary tool, not drop spindle, which is much slower.
Joe Aziz on Oriental Rug Investing in Light of Museum Carpets.
An Introduction to Nourison's innovative broadloom carpeting.
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.