Region of Origin
- A series of repeating medallions create a beautifully complex field or pattern
- A larger border is flanked by two smaller borders
- A classic, eight-pointed star stands for balance and harmony
- A simple, but classic design—zig-zag patterns represent water as a vital element in life
Avanos, found in central Anatolia, is famous for its handcrafted goods, including rugs and pottery. Rugs from this area tend to feature geometric floral motifs and scalloped-edge fields.
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.