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Weaving Patterns

Our popular series of weaving patterns based on Central Asian kilim patterns continues.

 

Hands of the Goddess

Hands of the Goddess

Hands of the Goddess/Double-headed Snake/Bird-head
Ancient pattern used as motif and meander in 19th century and earlier Anatolian kilims.

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Laleh abassi

Laleh abassi

Laleh abassi, the Tulip, or Medahil, Doorways. Also known as Scepter Head and the Fool
Ancient pattern used as reciprocal or tesselated (interlocking) borders and motifs.

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The Cave

The Cave

The womb and the earth - where life is grown, and where it goes after death
to be transformed into new life. The Cave is an inner place of transformation.

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Blossoms

Blossoms

This month's pattern is Blossoms, a traditional motif based on the ancient Hands of the Goddess pattern.
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