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Rug Yarns

There are two different types of rug yarns: man-made fibers and natural fibers. Both fibers are spun into yarn and woven and tufted into area rugs and carpets.

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Turkish Rugs

Turkish rugs and carpets are held as the gold standard in the world of handmade carpets. For thousands of years, these carpets have been hand made and hand knotted by skilled artisans to create works of art that reside in palaces and huts alike.

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Afghan Weavers in Pakistan

Due to the civil war in Afghanistan, most of the rug weavers took refuge in neighboring Pakistan. While the weavers were within Pakistan borders, many of them simply pitched tents in the deserts and made homes there.

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