Rug Cleaning Chalfont St Giles
Oriental Rug Spa offer a specialist Persian, Oriental and Turkish rug cleaning for Chalfont St Giles, Buckinghamshire. We also offer a rug repair service. If you own a dirty or soiled rug that needs professional cleaning, then why not give us a call on 01276 423 150. We can arrange collection and delivery for you. The rug wash process required can differ from rug to rug, so we offer various methods of rug cleaning, from full immersion washing to dry cleaning. All rug fibres can be cared for – wool, cotton, silk, viscose, rayon. We can carry out a pet stain and odour treatment, moth treatment and apply a fibre protection to resist against soiling and staining. We have extensive experience with cleaning antique rugs and rugs with unstable dyes and offer a rug repair service, including fringes, sides and pile reweaving.
Persian Nain Rugs
The history of Persian Nain rugs dates back to the 1920s when the small town of Nain in the Isfahan province of central Iran became known for its high-quality rug production. Nain rugs are a type of Persian rug that are renowned for their intricate designs and fine craftsmanship.
In the early 20th century, Nain began producing rugs specifically for export purposes. These rugs were highly sought after due to their delicate weave, lustrous wool, and exquisite detailing. The designs of Nain rugs were heavily influenced by Persian carpet traditions, especially those from the neighbouring city of Isfahan.
The patterns found on Nain rugs often include variations of floral motifs, medallions, and intricate arabesques. The designs are typically woven in a symmetrical knot, creating a distinct look that further adds to their appeal.
During the 1970s, a significant shift occurred in the production of Nain rugs. The traditional Persian designs were fused with more contemporary elements, such as the addition of silk accents and lighter colour palettes. This change catered to the evolving tastes and preferences of Western buyers looking for more modern designs.
Today, Nain rugs continue to be highly regarded in the global rug market and are considered one of the finest types of Persian rugs. They are still handwoven using traditional techniques and materials, with each piece taking many months, sometimes even years, to complete.
The historical significance and quality craftsmanship of Nain rugs have made them highly sought after by collectors, interior designers, and rug enthusiasts worldwide. They are not only prized for their beauty but are also considered valuable investments due to their durability and the meticulous skill required to create them.