Persian Carpet



  • بازار فرش تهران 2017-12-03 13:58

    Photo: Mehran Riazi

    Tehran carpet market in grand Bazaar

    TEHRAN, Dec. 03 (MNA) – As an expression of Iranian art and culture, carpet is found in the houses of most of Iranians. Tehran carpet market is one of the oldest bazaars in southern Tehran.

  • بازار فرش تهران 2017-11-29 10:24

    Iran exports $180mn Persian carpet in 7 months

    TEHRAN, Nov. 29 (MNA) – Deputy Head of Iran’s Carpet Center for Economic Affairs Mohammad Mehdi Farshchi said Iran exported hand-woven carpets worth $180 million over the first seven months of the current Iranian calendar year (began March 20).

  • بازار فرش همدان 2017-11-26 14:55

    By: Reza Zanganeh

    Hamedan's carpet market

    HAMEDAN, Nov. 26 (MNA) – Hamedan, the capital of Iranian history and civilization, is widely believed to have been prominent in the art of carpet weaving.

  • بازار فرش مشهد 2017-10-25 17:00

    By: Ramin Saffari

    Mashhad’s carpet market

    TEHRAN, Oct. 25 (MNA) – Mashhad is best known for being one of the most important regions specializing in weaving carpets. The art of weaving carpets is regarded highly in the province which is considered as a center of carpet production and trade.

  • نمایشگاه نخستین فرش های باغی قاجاری 2017-10-04 15:30

    By: Maryam Kamyab

    Golestan palace showcasing garden rugs

    TEHRAN, Oct. 04(MNA) – Golestan Palace in Tehran, a UNESCO world heritage center, is holding an exhibition of Qajar era fine rugs with garden designs. It is the first public presentation of the antique collection.

  • فرش دستبافت 2017-05-29 13:02

    Iran, Russia to remove barriers to handmade carpets export

    TEHRAN, May 29 (MNA) – Head of Russia-Iran Joint Chamber of Commerce Vladimir Obidnov called for holding a specialized exhibition of Iranian hand-woven carpets in Russia.

  • فرش دستبافت 2017-04-15 10:31

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    Iran exports $84mn Persian carpet to US

    TEHRAN, Apr. 15 (MNA) – Industry Minister Nematzadeh said Iran’s exports of hand-woven carpets to the US was $84mn in the previous year indicating a significant growth compared to the figure for the year before which only stood at $2.7mn.

  • تار و پودهای آذری 2017-04-03 15:43

    By: Mohammad Mohsenifar

    Tabriz unique carpets

    TABRIZ, Apr. 03 (MNA) – Tabriz in northwestern Iran is home to one of the most beautiful and most popular kind of carpets in the world with an inclusive variety, giving it the title of "World Carpet City".

  • فرش 2016-12-26 11:38

    Iran resumes carpet exports to US in post-sanctions era

    TEHRAN, Dec. 26 (MNA) – Head of the Iranian National Carpet Center has announced the resumption of Iran’s hand-woven carpet export to the US during post-sanctions era.

  • بازار فرش قزوین 2016-09-21 08:29

    By: Farhad Safari

    Qazvin’s old bazaar of Persian rug

    TEHRAN, Sep. 21 (MNA) – A marketplace of 1000 years, Qazvin traditional bazaar was reconstructed in Safavid era and the carpet and rug section of the big venue is still open to the lovers of Iran’s traditional arts.

  • ز 2016-08-23 09:13

    By: Majid Haghdoust

    25th Iran Handmade Carpet Exhibition kicks off

    TEHRAN, Aug. 22 (MNA) – The 25th Iran Handmade Carpet Exhibition opened on Monday at the Tehran Permanent International Fairgrounds.

  • خرید فرش دورو ابریشم دویدوخ توسط توریست انگلیسی 2016-08-08 09:06

    By: Aboutaleb Nadri

    Double-sided silk rugs in Doidukh village

    BOJNOURD, Aug. 08 (MNA) – Following Mehr News report of double-sided silk rugs made in Doidukh village in North Khorasan Province a tourist living in UK has come to the village to purchase the magnificent handicraft.

  • نقش زندگی بر تار و پود فرش ترکمن 2016-07-20 16:16

    By: Abbas Poustindouz

    Turkmen Rug

    TEHRAN, Jul. 20 (MNA) – A Turkmen rug (or carpet) is a type of handmade floor-covering textile traditionally originating in Central Asia. Iranian Turkmen girls and women weave fantasy into reality displaying their talent, ability and interest.

  • نمایشگاه فرش دستباف در همدان 2016-07-15 13:11

    By: Iman Hami Khah

    Persian Carpet Exhibition in Hamedan

    TEHRAN, Jul. 15 (MNA) – Eleventh Exhibition of Persian Carpet opened on Thursday in Hamedan for seven days in Hamedan International Permanent Fairground.

  • نمایشگاه فرش دستباف 2016-06-05 10:11

    Iran ships $7mn hand-woven carpet to US

    TEHRAN, Jun. 05 (MNA) – INCC head has reported on acceleration of Iran’s hand-woven carpet exports to world market by return of traditional customers including the US.

  • carpet 2016-02-25 11:26

    China among 10 major importers of Persian carpet

    TEHRAN, Feb. 25 (MNA) – China, which used to be Iran’s rival in world’s carpet market, has now become one of the ten major importers of hand-woven Persian carpet, head of Iran National Carpet Center (INCC) said Thursday.

  • فرش 2016-02-06 10:35

    Iran deploys 1st carpet shipment to US

    TEHRAN, Feb. 06 (MNA) – Head of the Iranian National Carpet Center has announced that the first shipment of Iranian handwoven carpets has been exported to the US.

  • فرش 2016-01-30 13:57

    Iran to resume carpet export to US

    TEHRAN, Jan. 29 (MNA) – Head of the Iranian National Carpet Center has announced the resumption of Iran’s hand-woven carpet export to the US in the current year.