News & Updates

Announcing a New Brand Addition: Bespoke Tibetan Carpets

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We are pleased to announce a partnership with Bespoke Tibetan Carpets as their exclusive Western Canadian dealer. They produce high end wool and silk carpets that are custom orderable in a variety of sizes and colours. They use high plateau Tibetan sheep wool with a variety of natural and synthetic dyes. The first shipment has arrived and ready for viewing at our Granville street store.

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Announcing a New Brand Addition: Vartian Carpets

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We are pleased to announce that we are the exclusive dealer for Vartian Artisan Carpets in Western Canada. These are a very high quality modern carpet collection made in Nepal using wool and silk materials. They are artisan carpets like you’ve never seen before — the colours and designs are licensed productions from modern painters and artists throughout the world such as Andreas Reimann, Sascha Dettbarn, Harald Gangl, and Koen Lybaert among others.

Handmade Tibetan Rugs, Design © Vartian Carpets 2013 - all rights reserved

Handmade Tibetan Rugs, Design © Vartian Carpets 2013 – all rights reserved

Handmade Tibetan Rugs, Design © Vartian Carpets 2013 - all rights reserved

Handmade Tibetan Rugs, Design © Vartian Carpets 2013 – all rights reserved

Handmade Tibetan Rugs, Design © Vartian Carpets 2013 - all rights reserved

Handmade Tibetan Rugs, Design © Vartian Carpets 2013 – all rights reserved

 

New website for our extensive Antique Collection

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We are working on a new website to showcase our extensive antique rug collection. We are the premier antique dealer in Western Canada for collectable and antique carpets. We offer collection management and auction services to advise our clients who wish to purchase antique carpets from auction houses including evaluation, negotiation, and bidding. We also purchase antique rugs and are open to private clients who wish to sell their pieces.

And, of the highest importance, we also provide our own service facility for hand washing, restoration, and conservation necessary to keep these valuable antique pieces in good condition.

Selection of Recently Acquired Antique Carpets

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1850’s Karachoph Carpet South Caucasus

1850’s Karachoph Carpet South Caucasus

1870’s Gendje Carpet South Caucasus

1870’s Gendje Carpet South Caucasus

1880’s Baktiari Carpet South West Iran

1880’s Baktiari Carpet South West Iran

1880’s Kazak Carpet South Caucasus

1880’s Kazak Carpet South Caucasus

1880’s Konagkend Shirwan Rug

1880’s Konagkend Shirwan Rug

1880’s Kurdish Carpet Eastern Turkey

1880’s Kurdish Carpet Eastern Turkey

1890’s Belouch Rug Afganistan

1890’s Belouch Rug Afganistan

1890’s Kurdish Carpet South East Turkey

1890’s Kurdish Carpet South East Turkey

1890’s Persian Yazd carpet

1890’s Persian Yazd carpet

1900’s Beshir Pillow Afghanistan

1900’s Beshir Pillow Afghanistan

1900’s Chuval Western Turkey

1900’s Chuval Western Turkey

1900’s Tekke Saddlebag Turkmanistan

1900’s Tekke Saddlebag Turkmanistan

 

Pillow Shipment Arrival

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We have received a shipment of velvet and silk mixed pillows. Made from natural dyes with Ikat textile design backing with a wonderful selection of colours and patterns. Only showing a few samples from this shipment — we have many more to view at our Granville location.

New shipment of silk pillows

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We have just returned from our buying trip. We purchased some antique carpets and pillows.The pillow shipment has arrived and we are posting a selection of hand embroidered silk pillows that are made in Armenia. In the next post we will introduce velvet ikat  and ottoman patterned pillows.We are also expecting to receive our antique shipment next week ,as soon as they arrive we will post another a of them.

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Introducing silk carpets shipment

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We are pleased to introduce the recent addition to our portfolio,a highly decorative Indian pure silk carpets.

Every single carpet cleverly captures the imagination of the mind with their elegant designs and colours.

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Please visit our showroom to see them in person.