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Paisley Pattern: the King of Ethnic Fabrics

The paisley pattern shows “multiculturalism” is not a new concept. “Paisley” is the European way of referring to boteh motif. Its trace leads us from Persia to Scotland, spreading across Asia as clothing princes, traveling as cargo to Europe on ships of the East India Company and finally conquering the [...]

By |2017-07-03T14:43:03+02:0026 April, 2016|Uncategorised|

Ethnic fabrics: Kilim

What exactly is a kilim? Knowing its old stories and how the nomadic tribes used it, you understand the reason of their colors and their symbolism. Within their threads is written our History. And you will be surprised to know that a kilim carpet is not exactly a carpet.

By |2017-07-03T14:49:36+02:0021 April, 2016|Fabric & Linen, Home|

Upholstery Ethnic Fabrics: Ikat

If you love the special touch that ethnic fabrics give to any room, you will be also fascinate about the history behind them. After seeing the origin and legends surrounding batik and shibori fabrics, comes the turn of the ethnic fabric considered the oldest one in the world: the ikat. [...]

By |2017-07-03T14:57:41+02:001 April, 2016|Fabric & Linen, Home|