Region of Origin
- A modern carpet-weaving mainstay, this medallion centerpiece design was inspired by 15th-century Persian manuscript covers
- A symmetrical overhead view of a floral rosette
- A series of geometrically stylized waves represents water—a vital element of life
- An array of stripes in alternating colors—each stripe filled with stylized blossoms
- A variation of motifs—simple, tribal, bold, and colorful—all hailing from the Anatolian region (modern-day Turkey)
Kula, in western Turkey, is known for its tribal and geometric rug designs.
Wool is the most widely used fiber in Turkish rug design. Not only is it plentiful in supply, it’s durable, long-lasting, and incredibly plush—so it’s super comfy to walk and relax on.