- Stock: Available
- Model: 6565
- Location: Monterey CA
|Size||5' x 7'|
This is a handmade Kilim (flat-woven rug) made out of Hand-spun wool with vegetable dye. The design of this rug is contemporary woven on cotton foundation to prevent future shrinkage.
What are Kilims or Kelims or Gelims
The word kilims simply mean flat woven rugs, or rugs without a knotted pile. Kilims are not knotted instead the tread or yearn are woven in flat manner on the warp strings, so they don’t have pile. Unlike hand-knotted rugs kilims have more than just floor covering use.
Kilims are a wonderful way of bringing vibrant colors and patterns to the wall and floors; they possess unusual ability to define spaces, adding warmth and texture.
In countries of origin, making pillows and bugs, hanging on the wall for decoration, using as table-sheets are a few ways to use kilims.