Gabbeh: A traditional variety of Persian carpet

¬†Persian Gabbeh is a hand-knotted (handmade) thick Persian rug with long pile. It is made by the nomads of Fars province in southern Iran, of which the famous city of Shiraz is the capital. The most famous nomad group of this region is the Qashqai Tribe. Although the existing few old pieces of Gabbeh rugs […]

Persian Carpet- Iran Nomad

Persian Carpet

Persian Carpet One of the ancient arts and handcrafts in Iran is Persian Carpet which has worldwide popularity. As a fact, the western people know the Persian Carpet as the oriental carpets. Iran is one of the greatest countries in the Middle East through which the Silk Road passed and its caravans brought not only […]

Tabriz rugs inspired collection by Hermes

Herm√®s, The ‚ÄúTABRIZ‚ÄĚ collection, Inspired by Persian carpets and rugs Tabriz carpet While the world of fashion turns around and gives birth to something new everyday, Here‚Äôs Herm√®s coming up with the ‚ÄúTABRIZ‚ÄĚ Collection inspired by Persian rugs and particularly Tabriz carpet! This is not the first time Herm√®s has been inspired by Persian art […]

Iranian seven colors tiles

Iranian seven colors tiles

Iranian seven colors¬†tiles With an ancient history and civilization in art and an impressive background in pottery, as well as large reserves of raw materials, Iran was a suitable ground for tile and mosaic industry at the end of the 2nd millennium BC. During the¬†Safavid period, mosaic ornaments were often replaced by a¬†haft rang¬†(seven colors) […]

ÔĽŅIranian architecture

ÔĽŅIranian architecture

Persian¬†art   Persian¬†art¬†or¬†Iranian art¬†has one of the richest¬†art heritages in world history and has been strong in many media including architecture, painting, weaving, pottery, calligraphy, metalworking and sculpture. Persian Architecture is covered in this article. Iranian architecture Iranian architecture dates back to at least 5,000 BC with characteristic examples distributed over a vast area. Structurally […]

Enamel Handicrafts

Enamel Handicrafts

Colorful Souvenir of Iran Iran is a country with a lot of souvenir. Enamel Handicrafts   Enamel working and decorating metals with colorful and baked coat is of the distinguished course of are in Isfahan. Mina is defined as some sort of glass like colored coat which can be stabilized by heat on different metals […]