Our popular series of weaving patterns based on Central Asian kilim patterns continues.
Hands of the Goddess/Double-headed Snake/Bird-head
Ancient pattern used as motif and meander in 19th century and earlier Anatolian kilims.
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.
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.
This month's pattern is Blossoms, a traditional motif based on the ancient Hands of the Goddess pattern.
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