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Start of RugBlog.net

Hello everybody. I have been a rug weaver in the past and rug repairman for 25 years. Yes! it’s a long time. Obviously I have worked with many different types of rugs. Mostly Persian rugs. I can’t count for you the number of rugs I have repaired, I never kept a documented record of those projects. Just every now and then if I felt like it, I took some pictures and kept them. For a long time I was still looking at this as just a job and not as a art so I thought I’m just doing a simple repair. I did it the traditional way. Then I started to appreciate it and thought I had to share this with other people. I knew there are lots of people that like to know about repair. Actually this came during the years I was repairing customers’ rugs. They always were amazed at the results- I usually have to show them where the damage was! They wanted to know how I did it. So I said ” let’s share the repair jobs I do with other people who are interested. Let’s start a blog about handmade rugs in general, and rug repair in particular”.  I plan to post for you pictures and some description when I work on rugs. Your comments are always welcome.