Shyrdak felt rug, made using the traditional Shyrdak rug-making technique by the nomad tribes of Kyrgyzstan. Made by women's co-operatives in Central Asia to ensure these ancient techniques are kept alive. The artisans receive fair payment for their work.
For your home: New Look for the traditional Kyrgyz Tush Kiyiz (wall panel). Upper and side edges of Tush Kiyiz are embroidered (chain stitch). Tumar hanging on the center of this wall panel was believed to protect the home. Design: Chinara Niyazova; Performance: Tumar Art Group. 2014. You can buy a cushion cover to accompany.