Persian

Persian rugs, persian carpets have been known as the pinnacle of all rugs. Throughout history persian rugs have been regarded as a zenith in terms of quality worldwide. One may even say most rugs are derivative of the persian empire and their craftsmanship. Today, in contemporary times, little has changed. Persian rugs are still held in high esteem for their quality and multifarious palette for they can be rivaled by no other.

 

Persian Legend 516A
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £81
Persian Legend 512B
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £594
Persian Legend 170C
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £153
Fine Persian Kerman (116862)
HANDMADE RUG - The city of KERMAN is in southeastern IRAN and has long been a carpet weaving centers. It is located in the center of Kerman province, 1022 km(635 miles) southeast of TEHRAN. Carpets from KERMAN have been appreciated by western collectors for many years. They are particularly famous for having a single medallion with an arabesque form called ESKI-KERMAN. KERMAN carpets and rugs are of very high quality, just as TABRIZ and ISFAHAN. Rugs and Carpets from KERMAN have very tight foundations and the knots are Persian. The quality of the carpet depends upon the number of knots, which varies, but averages from around 120 KPSI (30 RAJ) up to 842 KPSI (80 RAJ). There is a very high demand for them around the world so they are more expensive than similar carpets from surrounding areas.Free delivery on this rug within UK mainland.
£1,248
Persian Legend 539A
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £81
Persian Legend 539B
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £81
Persian Legend 511B
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £81
Persian Legend 523D
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £81
Persian Legend 533A
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £81
Persian Legend 514A
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £81
Persian Gabbeh (Euniq-7139)
HANDMADE RUG - GABBEH has extremely simple pattern and all have geometric pattern. Some newer GABEH have more details such as birds, and human in the pattern. The quality of GABBEH is excellent and they are among the most gorgeous carpets, resulting in rich and beautiful look, warm underfoot and velvety feel.
£185
Persian Tabriz (Euniq-6429)
HANDMADE RUG - Tabriz rug weavers have great skill, and are aided by a hook-like implement, which they use instead of the fingers for tying knots. The warps and wefts are cotton, the pile wool and with highlights of silk that can be found in the finest pieces. The colours of the finer carpets are delicate and refined. The coarsest qualities are brightly coloured and rarely exported. A wide variety of designs are seen: copies of classical designs, re-workings of old motifs, and pictorial or figurative treatments.
£675
Persian Legend 504A
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £198
Persian Legend 523B
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £450
Persian Legend 819C
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £45
Persian Legend 812A
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £45
Persian Legend 519D
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £81
Persian Legend 531A
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £153
Persian Legend 520A
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £36
Persian Gabbeh (Euniq-A1305)
HANDMADE RUG - GABBEH has extremely simple pattern and all have geometric pattern. Some newer GABEH have more details such as birds, and human in the pattern. The quality of GABBEH is excellent and they are among the most gorgeous carpets, resulting in rich and beautiful look, warm underfoot and velvety feel.
£169
Persian Legend 522A
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £81
Fine Persian Tabriz (Euniq-A1028)
HANDMADE RUG - Tabriz rug weavers have great skill, and are aided by a hook-like implement, which they use instead of the fingers for tying knots. The warps and wefts are cotton, the pile wool and with highlights of silk that can be found in the finest pieces. The colours of the finer carpets are delicate and refined. The coarsest qualities are brightly coloured and rarely exported. A wide variety of designs are seen: copies of classical designs, re-workings of old motifs, and pictorial or figurative treatments.
£1,346.80
Persian Legend 523A
Inspired by the legendary designs of Persia's most prestigious rug-weaving capitals, these extraordinary reproductions recreate some of the most prized antiques in Safavieh's archival collection. Intricate Tabriz, Lavar Kerman and Isfahan hand-knotted motifs are remarkably adapted to these hand-tufted rugs of incomparable quality. The finest New Zealand wool is chosen to achieve the intricate weave of these carpets. With utmost attention to every detail, Persian Legends Collection is made in India to provide consumers an exquisite yet affordable artisan-crafted look.
From £81

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Persian rugs history

Persian rugs and persian carpets of different kinds were woven in parallel by itinerant clans, in town and town workshops, and by illustrious court manufactories alike. In that capacity, they speak to various, synchronous lines of custom, and mirror the historical backdrop of Iran and its different people groups. The floor coverings woven in the Safavid court manufactories of Isfahan amid the sixteenth century are celebrated for their intricate hues and artistic structure, and are cherished in historical centers and private accumulations everywhere throughout the present reality. Their examples and plans have set an imaginative custom for court manufactories which was kept alive amid the whole term of the Persian Empire up to the last imperial administration of Iran.

Handmade rugs and floor coverings

Handmade rugs woven in towns and local focuses like Tabriz, Kerman, Mashhad, Kashan, Isfahan, Nain and Qom are described by their particular weaving methods and utilization of brilliant materials, hues and examples. Town manufactories like those of Tabriz have assumed an imperative verifiable job in restoring the custom of cover weaving after times of decrease. Floor coverings and area rugs woven by the towns and different clans of Iran are recognized by their fine fleece, splendid and expand hues, and explicit, conventional examples. Traveling and little town weavers regularly create floor coverings, area rugs with bolder and in some cases progressively coarse structures, which are considered as the most genuine and conventional mats of Persia, rather than the imaginative, pre-arranged plans of the bigger work environments. Gabbeh mats are the best-known sort of cover from this line of custom. Despite the fact that the manufacture of individual handmade persian rugs have gone into decline due to the ever changing negative implications of iran’s political stature; their quality and price is not affected. If anything this has caused persian rugs to be more rare over time, thus causing them to be pricier by the progression of time. So not only are persian rugs a beautiful addition to any home or work place, but they shout class and elegance; not to mention they are an investment in their own right, as a piece of art, and history.