Persian Handwoven Floor Covering (Zilou)

Zilou, Persian Handwoven Floor Covering Textile manufacturing is one of the native Iranian arts and has a millennia-long history, ranging from Pazirak, the renowned Achaemenid rugs, to exquisite Sassanid woven fabrics or Seljuk woven fabrics, and to the exquisite Safavid era fabrics and carpets that flourished during the Safavid era. All of which represent the […]

A brief history of Giveh (Klash)

A brief history of Giveh (Klash), the ancient footwear of Uraman people Since the beginning of history walking long distances without any footwear has been an issue for human beings. That is why human beings have long been trying to cover their feet with some protecting material in order to make walking easier. Later in […]