Information and Discussion
the journal of carpet, textile and Islamic art
Sønderholm Christensen's excellent Danish site dedicated to oriental rugs. Extensive
TurkoTek has a moderated discussion group devoted to oriental rugs and textiles. Good
- The Textile Museum
in Washington, D.C.
- The old site "RugNotes"
has a new life at www.spongobongo.com.
Online Sources for Acquisitions:
- Marla Mallett's
Textiles is an excellent resource for in-depth info on flatweaves, and the extremely
knowledgeable Ms. Mallett also has beautiful items for sale.
- Hort Oriental
Rugs. R. Franklin Hort (described by Hali as "the irrepressible
Ron Hort") is a character. And, he has a great assortment of collectible pieces at
reasonable prices. Check him out!
My own retail store, Alimadia
Oriental Rug Gallery. A great online source for both antique and contemporary carpets,
as well as rug pads and decorative displays. (Undergoing
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