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Vintage rugs vs. Karastan

By admin | November 28, 2014

What’s your Karastan worth? The average Karastan 700 series rug in lightly used condition in 9×12 size sells fully serviced and cleaned in second hand for $1500 according to a recent set of retail inquiries. This is especially true for vintage Karastan 785 Sarouk design and Kerman 717 Panel designs. Allover design or covered field [...]

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Karastan Appraisal

By admin | August 1, 2012

Making your ability to determining the value of your used or vintage Karastan easy. Similar to most any area rug, a used Karastan rugs of most interest to resale or second hand markets are those which are: 1. In very good to excellent condition. Examples of this would be rugs which exhibit limited amount of [...]

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Karastan Heriz Rug

By admin | December 20, 2010

Karastan Heriz Pattern 5’9″ x 9′

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American Quilt Collection

By admin | November 23, 2010

Double Wedding Ring 540-2001 in size 5’4″ x 8’4″ (approximately 5′x8′) & Morning Glory 540-2003 in size 5’4″ x 8’4″ (approximately 5′x8′)

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Yuruk Rugs and Carpet Collection from Karastan

By admin | November 17, 2010

Tribal designs from the nomadic peoples of Asia Minor. Incredibly well rendered with motifs deeply rooted in traditional village and nomadic weaving including primitive animal and human figures as well as richly-woven flowers. And you will find tribal totems and designs so ancient as to have their meanings forgotten even by those who drew the [...]

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Karastan Williamsburg 550

By admin | November 15, 2010

Karastan 550 Williamsburg Collection: An assortment of rugs recreated and inspired by rare 16th and 17th century handwoven oriental rugs and antiques from the Safavid and Mogul periods.  The Williamsburg Collection are manufactured under exclusive license from the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. Designs and colors are reproduced in as accurate a manner possible, in the true [...]

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Garden of Eden Collection 509

By admin | November 12, 2010

Timeless, contemporary, accurate and realistic floral, trellis, tree of life, garden panel and bouquet designs.  On Sale below is The Garden of Eden collection by Karastan rugs.  A fusion of traditional and contemporary designs at once; colors so vivid and beautifully descriptive in the spirit of true hand knotted rugs, yet motifs where simplicity rules [...]

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World’s Fair Original Karastan at Macy’s Chicago

By admin | November 10, 2010

“The rug has been stored at the mill in North Carolina until now. Visitors to the display will see the rug that has come to be a part of Karastan history and an enduring testament to the lasting beauty and quality construction of Karastan rugs.” – Karastan Macy’s Chicago recently featured the most famous Karastan [...]

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