September 14th, 2012|Our Rugs|

Hand Knotted Rugs from Tibet

Tibetan rugs are known for their striking colours and large patterns. Traditionally, they were fashioned from highland sheep wool. These items were used for a number of purposes including wall hangings and flooring. The most common use for Tibetan rugs was for seating carpets. Commonly known as a khaden, they measured 3x5 feet, 0.9 m [...]