Persian Carpets: Sarouk Rug Style

Sarouk rugs (pronounced sa-RUKE) are a very desirable type of Persian carpet woven in Sarouk and the surrounding villages of the Arak province of Iran. They are room-sized rugs and their weft is generally blue. An antique Sarouk rug, made prior to 1900, is considered a masterpiece due to its extraordinary quality of craftsmanship and…

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Antique Rug Repair and Restoration

Everything old is new again, or at least that’s what you hope when you take your antique rugs to a professional, because you’ve started to see the results of daily foot traffic, spills and pets. This, on top of the fact that materials such as wool, silk or cotton will naturally decompose over time.

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