carpets have been seen since centuries
with its probable roots of origination
in the Native American culture. Only
this culture has safely kept records of
its history of braided rugs and carpets.
Later, it spread to other corners of the
world, as the early settlers from the
New World carried out explorations and
expeditions around the globe.
Nevertheless, this peculiar art of
weaving exquisite and versatile floor
coverings has not diminished ever. It is
still seen popularly, irrespective of
caste, creed, and culture.
Like many other weaving techniques,
braided rugs and carpets were invented
to fulfill the insulation necessities.
Subsequently, due to their versatility,
they are also seen as fashion products
used almost everywhere. Being one of the
oldest forms of hand woven art forms,
braided form is available in varying
women and children to pass time wove
this patented product of America. In
earlier times, when recreational ways
were less, then weaving braided carpets
proved to be a mode of entertainment
too. This also facilitated social
gatherings and a boost to their hobbies.
In addition, these were handmade whereas
today they are seen as machine made too.
Women passed on such a beautiful work of
art to their daughters and
daughter-in-laws in order to beautify
Traditional braided rugs and carpets
imparted some spontaneous colors as rug
color choices. Nowadays, modern braided
ones also contain a variegated pattern
of colors that add a lot more to the
ambience. Yarn choices range from the
organic contemporary ones like wool,
silk, etc, to sisal, jute, and even
There are other forms of braided carpets
like cloth fabric braided, yarn braided,
etc., which serve as unique pieces of
hard work. They are obtainable as
quality, durable products with newer
designs and patterns, and choices.