Region of Origin
- Angular edges and shapes like diamonds, squares, lattices, crosses, and stripes as well as geometric animals
- An interplay of repeating medallions fill out the field
- Linear motifs intersect to form a grid of geometric repeating patterns
- A result of gentle wear over time, a gradient ombre fade pattern produces a soft, distressed effect that mutes the color palette
Isparta in southwest Turkey is considered one of the major rug production centers in Turkey. Turkish motifs and floral designs are common in Isparta rugs.
Wool is the most popular fiber used in Turkish rugs because it is supple, durable, and plentiful in supply. A cotton foundation is also a popular choice, used to tie the wool knots onto. Cotton is rigid and strong, providing a firm foundation that stands the test of time.