traditional textile

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  • 3,000-year-old silk spinning still practiced in Iran 2020-01-04 18:53

    3,000-year-old silk spinning still practiced in Iran

    TEHRAN – There are silk makers in different parts of Iran, mainly in northern Gilan and northeastern Khorasan Razavi provinces, that still practice the trade their ancestors did some 3,000 years ago.

  • WCC experts visit weavers, workshops in Iranian village 2019-12-27 18:16

    WCC experts visit weavers, workshops in Iranian village

    TEHRAN - World Crafts Council-Asia Pacific Region Director Ghada Hijavi along with her fellow experts arrived in Qassemabad village on Wednesday to follow up on their assessment to name the northern Iranian rural area a world hub of handicrafts.

  • Fars province exports over $3.2m of handicrafts in H1 2019-11-20 19:36

    Fars province exports over $3.2m of handicrafts in H1

    TEHRAN - Handicrafts exports from Fars province reached $3.264 million during the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 21), an eight percent growth year on year, a provincial tourism chief said on Tuesday.

  • At a Torzhok goldwork factory (Andrei Solomovov/RIA Novosti) 2019-11-17 09:50

    Discover top five Russian folk crafts

    Torzhok’s goldwork embroidery, Yelets lace, Nizhny Tagil’s decorative trays, Fedoskino lacquer miniatures and Rostov enamel: we will tell you where to go to learn about traditional Russian crafts and buy original souvenirs. Let’s get started, or as the Russians say — Poekhali!

  • Beautiful carpets at Shiraz bazaar 2019-11-13 12:18

    Italian traveler finds Iran’s bazaars as heavens for photography

    TEHRAN – Angela Corrias, an Italian-born Journalist, blogger and photographer who captures daily life mainly in Afghanistan, Iran and Italy, has found certain traditional bazaars in Iran as heavens for photography.

  • Traditional Russian textiles on show at Tehran exhibit 2019-11-11 18:11

    Traditional Russian textiles on show at Tehran exhibit

    TEHRAN – On Monday, an exhibition of traditional Russian textiles, including handwoven needlework and embroideries, opened to the public at the Niavaran Cultural-Historical Complex in northern Tehran.

  • Iranian festival to highlight Zilou weaving art 2019-01-28 21:05

    Iranian festival to highlight Zilou weaving art

    TEHRAN – Iran’s historical city of Meybod plans to hold a festival on February 16 with the goal of highlighting traditional floor covering Zilou.

  • Rueen 2017-08-08 14:11

    Rueen, a hub of traditional textile in Iran

    A woman uses an indigenous spinning wheel to make thread from natural fiber at a small-scale workshop in Rueen, a village in northeast Iran, August 5, 2107. Situated in Esfarayen County, North Khorasan Province, Rueen is famed for its delicate handwoven and industrial wrappers, colorful garments that are widely worn by women.

  • A woman uses an indigenous spinning wheel to make thread from natural fiber at a small-scale workshop in Ruin, a village in northeast Iran, August 5, 2107. 2017-08-08 08:41

    Rueen, a hub of traditional textile in Iran

    A woman uses an indigenous spinning wheel to make threads from natural fiber at a small-scale workshop in Rueen, a village in northeast Iran, August 5, 2107.

  • Nomadic carpets, textile in limelight at Tehran exhibit 2017-05-05 12:21

    Nomadic carpets, textile in limelight at Tehran exhibit

    TEHRAN – A vast variety of handwoven rugs, carpets, and textile designs by Iranian nomads have been put on show at Imam Khomeini Mosalla in Tehran.

  • نخستین جشنواره تخصصی و ملی دوخت‌های سنتی 2017-04-19 10:39

    Exhibit on traditional handwoven cloths well received by visitors

    People visit a major exhibition of traditional Iranian needlework, embroidery and handwoven cloths at Malek National Library and Museum Institution on April 17, 2017. Organized under the auspices of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Organization, the exhibit will come to an end on April 19.

  • Traditional textile center opens in Yazd 2017-02-26 08:28

    Traditional textile center opens in Yazd

    TEHRAN – A traditional textile center was inaugurated in a historic neighborhood of Yazd on Friday in a bid to liven up the venerable skills of the ancient city.