Afghanistan, along with Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, is one of the oldes centers of carpet weaving in the world.Whether inb the traditional cohineal red and indigo, or in the contemporary earthtones, Afghan carpets have a unique, natural charm, not commmonly encountered in rugs produced elsewhere...
The Uzbek women get together in the long winter nights and produce hand embroidered panels decorated, more often than not, with sun disc motifs, and occasionally the pomegranate garden. These panels are then stitched together to create enormous wall hangings called suzanis. The word suzani comes from the Farsi/Dari word meaning needle. So suzani means made with a needle...
Poufs and Pillows
Pillows of various sizes and shapes have, historically speaking, been the oldest form of home furniture. their lack of a rigid wood or metal frame have made them light weight, easy to transport, and versatile. They have adorned mankind's abodes, from the humble tent, to the mud cottage, the princely mansions, and the royal palaces...
Nomad Style proudly presents eclectic wool, wooden and metal accents from around Central and South Asia for your home. These accents have been collected and curated by Nooria Farhad over the last 5 years as she strolled through the villages and the bazaars of Afghanistan, Pakistan and India, Laos and Thailand...
Nomad Style has a unique collection of dowry and hope chests from Afghanistan and South Asia. These chests are either hand carved woodin time honored motifs, or skilfully laquered antique pieces...