Monthly Archives: October 2013

Rugs on hire for ‘Castle in the Sky’ filming

Little-Persia are proud to say we have a number of rugs featuring in the BBC production ‘Castles in the Sky’. The production based on the life of Sir Robert Watson-Watt, the Brechin man who invented radar and gave the RAF … Continue reading

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How to count knots in Persian & Oriental rugs – KPSI

Counting knots isn’t rocket science but there are some traps that customers can fall into. There are a different types of knots but the most popular are the symmetrical Turkish knot and the asymmetrical Persian knot (these aren’t exclusive to … Continue reading

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Vanderbilt Mughal Millefleurs ‘Star-Lattice’ Carpet Sells For £4,786,500

On October 8, 2013. Christie’s London sold an an antique Moghul carpet that once bestowed the halls of two of America’s most opulent addresses – 1 West 57th Street in New York City and the Breakers in Newport, Rhode Island. … Continue reading

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New Video Posted: Ziegler Moth Damage Repair

We’ve recently added a new YouTube channel and uploaded our first video, a severely damaged Chobi/Ziegler rug being repaired here in Glasgow:     Direct link here: http://youtu.be/DTcr_zO8fc0   As always – visit our Oriental rug repair page for more … Continue reading

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