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Turkish Rugs or Carpets, as they are commonly referred to, have for centuries maintained the status of great craftsmanship, especially known for its beautiful integration of colors and designs.  Between the pre-Islamic and post-Islamic era in the greater Ottoman empire, carpet designs evolved greatly, adopting newer schemes and themes in to the art of carpet making. Turkish carpets come from several parts of the former Ottoman empire, each with its own distinct weaving techniques, designs and colors. All carpets were essentially created from easily available sheep wool and naturally extracted dyes from plants and flowers. These methods continue to this day. It...

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