The other type of traditional kilim rugs is shirikipich. Shirikipich kilim rugs come from Sirjan in Kerman province of Iran. Immensely beautiful shirikipich Sirjan kilim rugs trade is almost leading. So Shirikipich kilim rugs are one of the Iranian national work. Immensely beautiful shirikipich Sirjan kilim rugs are naturally beautiful.
This beautiful handmade kilim rugs make the Sirjan globally and also called City of Kilims. This name is inserted into UNESCO.
Shirikipich Sirjan kilim rugs characteristics
Although All Persian kilim rugs have symmetric patterns and design, these type of kilim rugs do not have symmetric patterns and their asymmetric shapes and designs are the biggest differences between this kilim rugs and other kilim rugs.
Almost, Base color and background color of Immensely beautiful shirikipich Sirjan kilim rugs are dark.
Also Flower symbols and Bote Jeqe traditional symbols are most used symbols in shirikipich kilim rugs.
Traditional symbols in Sirjan kilim rugs are:
- Gole Shooli
- Boote Shahi
- Gole Moosa khani
- Gole Qashqai
- Laleh Abbasi
- Joft Gol
- Gole Kermani
These are the most important symbols of Immensely beautiful shirikipich Sirjan kilim rugs.
Shirikipich kilim rugs are the innovation of kilim rugs weaving in Iran. The other difference of Immensely beautiful shirikipich Sirjan kilim rugs is that Final design and pattern of all kilim rugs is made by their woofs. In shirikipich the final pattern is made by woofs.
Border of Immensely beautiful shirikipich kilim rugs are often a chain of geometric shapes. Natives called Charkheshi Border.
Shirikipich Sirjan kilim rugs global trading
Availability of primary substances and Capacity of exports attract rural and urban people from Sirjan to start producing these kilim rugs.
Also Shirikipich Sirjan kilim rugs are trading more than other Persian kilim rugs. Production of Sirjan has the big share of exports and imports.
But the question is what makes these Traditional kilim rugs attractive for foreign importers?
Although rural women are weaving this Immensely beautiful shirikipich kilim rugs, they always try hard to update their patterns and designs with global demands.
Shirikipich Sirjan kilim rugs exports
80 percent of immensely beautiful shirikipich Sirjan kilim rugs are exported from Iran. But Only 20% of shirikipich products are selling in Iran. In 2017, Foreign traders spent almost 1 billion dollars on shirikipich kilim rugs from Sirjan.
One of the finest and immensely beautiful shirikipich kilim rugs are made by Merino wool. The Merino is one of the most historically relevant and economically influential breeds of sheep.
50 percent of these wool is producing in Iran. But increasing Shirikipich Kilim rugs make them to imports merino wool to produce more immensely beautiful shirikipich kilim rugs. Merino wool is fine and soft. So it makes the shirikipich kilim rugs more valuable.
Shirikipich Sirjan kilim rugs colors
Hand weavers twist the wool and make the appropriate Yarn for kilim rugs even. So They use natural fruits and other thing to make colorful yarns. shirikipich kilim rugs are almost 100% natural.
For example, they make yellow yarn using saffron, pomegranate skin or turmeric.
Producing of these beautiful kilim rugs take the time and life of their weavers. But they earn few money for this enormous beautiful kilim rugs.
So Colors, shapes, animal symbols and borders of Sirjan kilim rugs are unique and exquisite. 1st place of Natural and glorious kilim rugs always belongs to Sirjan kilim rugs, Mostly Shirikipich Sirjan kilim rugs.
Unfortunately, these immensely beautiful kilim rugs Is exporting to Turkey. This is not the bad part. But Turkey is exporting shirikipich Sirjan kilim rugs to Europe with Turkish name. if you see shirikipich Sirjan kilim rugs and a Tag of Turkish kilim rug don’t be Surprised.