Serapi rugs are treasured for their brilliant colors and bold, tribal designs. They come from a region in the mountain of what is now Azerbaijan that is known for its rugged climate. These conditions led to the production of wools that are durable and have a lustrous sheen that makes them some of the most desirable rugs in the world.
This rug uses a simple design in bold colors that give the room energy and create a cheerful atmosphere. This one has a simple design that gives it an Arts and Crafts feel. The beautiful designs with angled edges give it a modern abstract look that pairs well with contemporary furniture.
Serapi rugs were once favorites among the moguls of the early colonial era and can be found in famous buildings, such as the White House. These rugs were seldom found after the turn of the twentieth century as their simple designs were replaced with the more complex designs of Heriz carpets. Now, they are, once again, favorites in room designs that include Boho Chic, Maximalist, and to add color to any modern room design.
Serapi rugs give the room a personal touch as they were often woven on family looms or in smaller village workshops by a group of women. They could take anywhere from months to over a year to produce. These traditional designs were often handed down from generation to generation, making each one part of a legacy to the people of a different time and place. They have the human touch and will add a cozy, warm feel to any room design.
This rug has a rustic quality that will give the room personality. It is bold and expressive. Each one is unique as every weaver took the traditional designs and added their own artistic expression to them. This rug is a one-of-a-kind piece that will become a treasured piece and inspiration for a room design that reflects your own sense of artistry and artistic expression.