hand-woven carpet


  • President Hassan Rouhani stands on a 600-square-meter handwoven carpet in an international carpet exhibit in Tabriz, August 1, 2019. 2019-08-04 19:32

    Iran introduces gigantic handwoven carpet

    TEHRAN –President Hassan Rouhani on Thursday unveiled a gigantic handwoven carpet during the opening ceremony of an international carpet fair, running in Tabriz from August 1 to 4. 

  • Handmade kilims on display at Carpet Museum of Iran 2018-09-29 21:49

    Hand-woven carpet exports jump 10% in 4 months

    TEHRAN – Iran’s export of hand-woven carpets increased 10 percent in terms of value during the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year 1397 (March 21-July 22, 2018), from a year earlier, ISNA reported on Saturday.

  • Carpet 2018-03-03 09:41

    Hand-woven carpet exports up 22% in 10 months yr/yr

    TEHRAN- “Iran exported $336 million of hand-woven carpets in the first ten months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2017- January 20, 2018), showing an increase of 22 percent compared to the same period of time in the past year,” ISNA reported on Friday quoting Hamid Kargar, the head of Iran's National Carpet Center.

  • Handicraft, carpet exporters target new markets 2017-11-12 08:56

    Handicraft, carpet exporters target new markets

    TEHRAN – Associations of Iranian handicraft and hand-woven carpet exporters are set to form a consortium in a bid to explore new ways of sales and marketing, CHTN reported on November 7.

  • An Iranian nomad weaves a carpet with keeping an eye on a pattern in an undated photo. 2017-08-17 13:54

    Iran handmade carpet expo to open next week

    TEHRAN – The 26th Iran Handmade Carpet Exhibition will open its doors to the public at the Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds on August 23.

  • An Iranian nomad weaves a rug in an undated photo. 2017-07-26 20:40

    Tehran exhibit features handmade tribal rugs

    TEHRAN - An exhibition of exquisite handwoven carpets and pictorial rugs crafted by Iranian nomads is currently underway at the Niavaran Cultural-Historical Complex in northern Tehran.

  • Varamin carpet inclusion on WIPO list celebrated 2017-07-07 01:51

    Varamin carpet inclusion on WIPO list celebrated

    TEHRAN – The inscription of Varamin carpet on the World Intellectual Property Organization was celebrated on Tuesday by unveiling its WIPO certificate at Tehran’s Niavaran Cultural-Historical Complex.

  • A file photo depicts Iranian carpets on show at a domestic expo 2017-04-27 15:25

    Handwoven crafts expo underway in Tehran

    TEHRAN – A vibrant exhibition of handwoven floor-covering handicrafts opened its doors to the public at the five-star Parsian Esteqlal Hotel in northern Tehran on Monday.

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    Picture of the day

    Despite the fact that cheap and mass-produced machine-made carpets have dominated the market, a group of hand-woven carpet producers in Arak, Markazi province, are still using natural fibers and dyes in weaving carpets. They have endeavored to conserve the national heritage as much as possible for 60 years. (Fars/Mohammad Varvani-Farahani)