Iranian handmade carpets

  • Tabrizi artists weave Tokyo Olympics carpet

    Tabrizi artists weave Tokyo Olympics carpet

    Tabriz, IRNA – A carpet depicting Olympics atlas was woven for the first time by Tabrizi artists in Iran on the wake of Tokyo Olympics 2020 which would start this month in Japan.

  • Over $2 million of Kerman Province carpet exports

    Over $2 million of Kerman Province carpet exports

    Kerman, May 30, IRNA - The head of Industry, Mine, and Trade Organization in Kerman Province said that over 2 million dollars of hand-woven carpets exported from this province to other countries.

  • Production of handwoven carpet rises 34%

    Production of handwoven carpet rises 34%

    Tehran, March 29, IRNA – Head of Iran’s Nation Carpet Center Farahnaz Rafe’ said on Monday that handwoven production saw 34-percent increase in the first 10 months of last Persian year (March 20, 2020-January 21, 2021).

  • ECO official terms Persian Carpet as Iran's cultural flag

    ECO official terms Persian Carpet as Iran's cultural flag

    Tehran, Oct 7, IRNA - The head of the Economic Cooperation Organization Cultural Institute, Sarvar Bakhti said on Wednesday that Iran is known in the world by its handwoven carpet, so Persian Carpet can be considered Iranian cultural flag.

  • Iranian carpet shopping center in Tehran

    Iranian carpet shopping center in Tehran

    Persian Carpet is an inseparable item from Iranian art and culture. It is undoubtedly one of the most distinguished manifestations of the Persian style of living which dates back to Ancient Persia (c.500 BC). The "traditional skills of carpet weaving" in Fars Province and Kashan City were inscribed as Intangible Cultural Heritage Lists of UNESCO in 2010. The pattern of carpets reminds you of the Persian garden which is full of flora, birds, and other animals. Wool, cotton, and silk are the most common materials in carpet weaving. Photos show Iranian carpet shopping center in Tehran.Iran. Oct 2, IRNA/

  • Iranian handmade carpets on display in Oman

    Iranian handmade carpets on display in Oman

    Oman, Nov 7, IRNA - Iranian handmade carpets have gone on display in Oman.