From August 25-28, One World Market, a good commerce craft retailer with a retailer on the Ithaca Commons, is internet hosting their annual Truthful Commerce Rug Sale occasion at St. Catherine of Siena Church in Northeast Ithaca.
You’ll discover a big collection of hand-knotted, heirloom-quality rugs in kinds starting from basic to modern. There are tribal, Bokhara and Persian rugs in each colour to suit each room, in sizes starting from 2’x3’ to 10’x14’.
Yearly, the market companions with Bunyaad, a nonprofit group that brings heirloom-quality, handmade rugs to Ithaca.
Bunyaad works immediately with 850 rug-making households in Pakistan. Each rug offered might be traced again to the household that made it, the village the place it was made and the native Bunyaad supervisor who oversees rug manufacturing. This system doesn’t work with rug makers who make use of school-age kids and encourages households to ship all of their kids to highschool. It has even helped to ascertain many colleges in Pakistan. Every rug is a murals, every representing a whole bunch of hours of labor and a whole bunch of years of custom.
St. Catherine of Siena Church, 309 Siena Drive – off Hanshaw Highway.
Thursday-Friday-Saturday 10:00 am – 8:00 pm.
Sunday 11:00 am – 5:00 pm.