Antique Rugs & Carpets

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Antique Rugs & Carpets

View our stunning collection of beautiful handwoven antque rugs and carpets. It includes unique antique carpets, antique rugs, Iranian carpets, large and over sized, silk carpets, kilims, as well as tribal pieces. All our carpets are handmade with passion and care by some of the best artists in the world.

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  • SILKS AND SILK~WOOL MIX
    Our Gallerys stunning silks and silk-wool mix rug and carpet weavings are hand-knotted by master weavers over many months and often years, using only the finest hand-spun silk and wool and natural dyes in their creation. These exceptional pieces are individually sourced from the city rug weaving workshops of Turkey and Iran, so that no two pieces are identical, adding to their uniqueness and future heirloom status. As well as being items of great beauty, some of the rarer or older pieces are signed denoting the master weavers skill and expertise adding lasting provenance to these superb investment pieces and heirlooms.
  • CUSHION AND TASSLE...
    Our Gallerys selection of authentic, hand-embroidered and hand-woven cushions are individually sourced, using a colour palette of natural dyes and the purest wool and silk yarns in their creation. Ideal as scatter cushions or as individual hand-crafted focus pieces that enhance and compliment your interior decor and soft furnishings. Our unique and luxurious Damascene Silk Tassle Tie-Backs are individually created, using hand-spun, naturally-dyed silk threads that are first carded onto individual spindles, before being hand-woven on a traditional weaving loom. The Tie-Back body is hand-crafted from either Walnut or Oak wood, which is first turned and then shaped, using a traditional lathe.
  • RUNNERS
    Our Gallerys selection of antique, old and new runners are sourced in a variety of widths and lengths to suit all interiors. From tribal, decorative and traditional to more contemporary weavings, all our runners are hand-knotted by craftsmen weavers from around the world, using a colour palette of natural dyes and the purest wool and silk yarns in their creation.
  • TRIBAL BAGS AND TRAPPINGS
    Our antique, old and new tribal weavings, bags and trappings, have been sourced globally to offer the very best in authentic hand-knotted tribal pieces. All traditionally hand-woven by craftsmen weavers from around the world, these eclectic and one-off pieces combine wool, silk and camel hair on either a cotton, wool or horsehair foundation, using a colour palette of natural dyes. Our Tribal rugs and carpets lend a rustic ambience and are ideal for firesides or as a striking individual piece, blending well with either contemporary- or traditional-style soft furnishings. The smaller pieces are often decorated with flourishes of beads, shells or embroidery threads making them truly unique. Our Rug Craftsman and dealer passion and expertise ensure that we individually source and select only the finest tribal weavings that capture the weaving craft at its most vivacious and enigmatic ranging from rugs, bags and trappings of all shapes, designs, colourways and sizes. We also offer our specially-devised Rug and Textile Wall Hanging Technique in any size, to display your treasured tribal rug, bag or trapping, should you require it.
  • CIRCULAR AND SQUARE
    Our selection of fine quality circular and square-shaped rugs are all hand-woven on specially-crafted weaving looms, using a colour palette of natural dyes and the purest wool and silk yarns in their creation. Each rug makes a stylish statement in your home that encapsulates the authenticity of a hand-woven weaving, while creating a uniquely visual and eye-catching piece to compliment your decor and interior.
  • TRADITIONAL WITH A TWIST!
    Traditionally hand-woven in natural dyes, each striking rug masterpiece in this fabulous array displays a unique design twist, to give your Interiors that added WOW! factor. All individually-sourced, these stunning antique, old and new weavings are ideal for living-room and drawing-room interiors, hallways, boudoirs and snugs
  • LARGE AND OVER-SIZED
    Our Large Carpet Gallery of luxurious large and over-sized carpets is one of the best-sourced ranges at the best prices to be found in the UK! Browse our fine quality new and antique pieces, all hand-woven in either wool or silk and wool-mix blends. These stunning carpets are all traditionally hand-knotted by craftsmen weavers from around the world, using a varied colour palette of natural dyes ideal for blending with either contemporary or traditional soft furnishings.
  • ANTIQUE AND RARE

    Our Gallery’s selection of magnificent hand-woven antique and rare rugs, carpets and heritage weavings. These sought-after masterpieces have been hand-knotten by past craftsmen weavers, whose weaving traditions and lineage have now ceased, to become the rare investment pieces in the rug markets of today. Their many and varied striking designs capture a legacy of traditional weaving skills, while detailing the heritage of patterns and motifs paticular to iconic weaving dynasties.   
     
    We globally source for antique, rare and collector pieces. If you choose to purchase any of our investment or heirloom weavings, we will give you a FREE certificate of authentication that includes: the country of origin, design and motif description, description, age or circa thereof, condition, materials and dye types, size, quality, knot density, type of knot, technical analysis of the spun threads, and value of the rug in the present market, as well as a photographic image of the piece.

  • AUBUSSON SUZANI AND...

    A selection of fine, flat-woven Aubussons and Savonnerie-style wool carpets and tapestries. Their timeless, French style in soft muted shades and classical floral and fluted arabesque patterns, are ideal as light carpets, decorative drapes over sofas, or as sumptuous wall hangings. These iconic weavings add a touch of timeless elegance and a distinctive French flair to your home.

    Our striking antique and new ‘Suzani’ hand-embroidered silk and/or cotton-mix weavings add a dramatic statement to any home. Their varied, stylized and colourful designs can be displayed as decorative wall hangings, as a statement pieces draped over the sofas, or as centre-piece bedspreads or table coverlets.

    We also have a selection of Aubusson and Suzani cushions, that bring a touch of French elegance or the Tribal Orient into your home. 

  • DECORATIVE AND...

    Featuring  our exquisite decorative and traditional-style hand-knotted rugs and carpets including: Persian, Turkish, Caucasian, Baluch, Turkmen, Kurdish, Afghani, Syrian, Pakistani and Indian weavings.
     
    Our four generations of rug knowledge and expertise ensure that we widely source only the finest quality pieces, hand-woven by craftsmen weavers from around the world, using a colour palette of natural dyes and the purest wool and silk yarns. 

  • HEARTH BEDSIDE AND...

    A selection of luxurious hand-knotted hearth, bedside and doorway rugs – ideal for fireplaces, interior doorways, hallways and bedsides, all in a variety of warm, muted or vibrant colourways, designs and various sizes. Their practicality, durability and good quality are guaranteed.

    Our passion and expertise ensure that we individually source and select only the finest quality weavings. All our pieces are traditionally hand-woven by craftsmen weavers from around the world, using a colour palette of natural dyes.

  • KILIMS AND SOUMAKS

    A selection of decorative and striking geometric designs in muted and vibrant colourways that make up our flatweave collection of modern and antique kilim and soumak weavings.