Bakhtiari Rugs | The Best Wool Rugs in Troronto
The Bakhtiari Persian carpets and rugs are made by nomads and these rugs are woven in Zagros Mountains of Iran. There are rare types and styles of antique Persian rugs that includes both nomadic tribal and urban designs. These rugs come in a variety of designs, some of them are more popular than others. A big medallion rug, which virtually covers the entire width of the rug, is one of them. But a best Bakhtiari Rugs design is Khesti (garden motif) in which the carpet is divided into squares with flora and animals that symbolize the Persian garden.
These rugs use wool for the pile of the rug and cotton for the base of the rug. They are made with using high-quality wool that has been beaten hard, making them thick and strong, which is why they are considered one of the most durable Persian carpets. The rugs sizes range from narrow hall rugs to enormous room patterns that can measure up different sizes in rugs.
The patterns are mainly geometric, sometimes semi-geometric. Another popular design come in these rugs are decorated field with lattice motifs and floral embellishments. The designs are dense, with bold colors including deep reds, little blues, yellow and brown. Vegetable and natural dyes are used in the dying of Bakhtiari Persian Rugs.