CHROME DYE

This synthetic colour-fast dye was not established for use on wool rugs and carpets until the twentieth century and  traditional techniques use vegetable dyes. [dt_gap height="20"] [dt_gap height="40"] CHROME DYE: A colour-fast synthetic dye established in the twentieth century and used to dye wool. Before chemical dyes were developed, natural veggie dyes [...]

By |2014-09-26T08:55:47+01:00September 26th, 2014|Glossary, Rug Cleaning, Rug Restoration|11,201 Comments

ANTIQUE RUG

Abrash is colour variation stemming from various dye batches utilized on one rug. In old or antique pieces the colours may have all been even when brand-new but with time, mellowed at different rates or faded

By |2014-09-25T13:57:28+01:00September 25th, 2014|Glossary|382 Comments

ABRASH

Abrash is colour variation stemming from various dye batches utilized on one rug. In old or antique pieces the colours may have all been even when brand-new but with time, mellowed at different rates or faded

By |2014-09-25T11:19:24+01:00September 25th, 2014|Glossary|11,229 Comments

Go to Top