002: Armenian Kakavik Rug

return to our site Armenian Rugs Armenian rugs tend to feature¬†more¬†curvilinear floral designs, with¬†elaborate blossoms. They were traditionally created for the Russian markets, who tended to favor these types of designs. Partridges (kakavik, pronounced gugku-veek) hold an important place in Armenian culture. They are featured often in Armenian poetry, and can be used for ceremonial purposes. Continue reading “002: Armenian Kakavik Rug”