A sample of the handprinted fabric prepared for the women of Douma.

A sample of the handprinted fabric prepared for the women of Douma.

Preparation of spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

Preparation of spools in the textile factory of the Mezannar family

Elizabeth pattern

Elizabeth pattern

Hanging dyed silk to dry after washing it in cold water

Hanging dyed silk to dry after washing it in cold water

Hand printed table cloth from Hama at Hassan's Shop, Old Damascus

Hand printed table cloth from Hama at Hassan’s Shop, Old Damascus

Jurn Kabir, a rural house, where each room has its own door opening on the courtyard

Jurn Kabir, a rural house, where each room has its own door opening on the courtyard

Hand carved wood block used for printing fabrics

Hand carved wood block used for printing fabrics

Spinning with a suspended spindle

Spinning with a suspended spindle

Village of ʿAyn al-Khadra, in the living room of the central hall house of a Kurdish family

Village of ʿAyn al-Khadra, in the living room of the central hall house of a Kurdish family

ʿAyn al-Khadra, residential house with a central hall plan of a Kurdish family in the Malkiyya-Region

ʿAyn al-Khadra, residential house with a central hall plan of a Kurdish family in the Malkiyya-Region

In the living compartment of the semi-nomadic family's tent (from Maskana region)

In the living compartment of the semi-nomadic family’s tent (from Maskana region)

A Sheikh with his family in traditional clothes. The man is wearing a black Abbaya

A Sheikh with his family in traditional clothes. The man is wearing a black Abbaya

A tablet-loom

A tablet-loom

Aghabani table cloth

Aghabani table cloth

Introducing the blue dye in boiling water to the silk threads. This process is repeated several times until the silk absorbs the blue dye effectively

Introducing the blue dye in boiling water to the silk threads. This process is repeated several times until the silk absorbs the blue dye effectively

Aghabani table cloths with gold and silver threads

Aghabani table cloths with gold and silver threads

Aghabani table cloth with gold and silver threads

Aghabani table cloth with gold and silver threads

Aghabani table cloth with gold and silver threads

Aghabani table cloth with gold and silver threads

Aghabani with customized geometric design combining leaves, flowers and branches

Aghabani with customized geometric design combining leaves, flowers and branches

Rakhla: The City of Wine and Poetry in the Memory of its daughters

View at wooden structure in roofing space (Aleppo, Soap factory Fansa)

Roofing space

Aghabani table cloth

Aghabani table cloth

Aghabani table cloth

Aghabani table cloth

Hand printed fabric combining plant and animal motifs

Hand printed fabric combining plant and animal motifs

Introducing the blue dye in boiling water to the silk threads. This process is repeated several times until the silk absorbs the blue dye effectively

Introducing the blue dye in boiling water to the silk threads. This process is repeated several times until the silk absorbs the blue dye effectively

Fixation of a horizontal loom in the ground

Fixation of a horizontal loom in the ground

A Bedouin woman is weaving with a horizontal loom

A Bedouin woman is weaving with a horizontal loom

Appliqué for the decoration of textiles

Appliqué for the decoration of textiles

Drawing of a Plangi design

Drawing of a Plangi design

Drawings of an Ikat design

Drawings of an Ikat design