Wednesday, 29 October 2014

Importance of Carpets, their Types and Pricing in Indian Market

Carpets play an important role in home décor furnishing everywhere. Carpets are with no doubt one of the most important factors that can make a room look improved and attractive. Using carpets can change the entire appearance and impression of a room instantly. Carpets provide great warmth and a touch of coziness to the room. Smart use of good carpets can make a dull room look lively and fresh. That is the reason carpets find a special place in all the home furnishing stores without any doubt.


Carpets were brought to India by the Mugals and carpet industry is one of the oldest industries in India. As time passed, more people adapted carpet weaving and it has slowly developed to a large industry in the northern parts of India. Several historical factors and the availability of raw materials for carpets made a few centers famous for carpet making; Agra, Jammu and Kashmir and Bhadohi tops the list. In the recent decades, we saw emergence of many other carpet manufacturing centers in North India. 

Over the years, Indian carpet markets have grown by leaps and bounds; and it has seen the emergence of major carpet manufacturing hubs like Agra and Mirzapur centers in Uttar Pradesh, Bikaner-Jaipur belt in Rajasthan, Kashmir belt and Panipat belt in Haryana.

Over 90% of the carpets woven in India are exported as Indian carpets are renowned for their quality, vibrant colors and fine designs. Jodhaa also have variety of Carpets which are available Buy Carpet Online in India.

According to IBEF, in 2012-2013 the total exports of handmade carpets alone stood at a staggering US$ 1.08 Billion and the exports were made to more than 100 countries all over the world.


In India, there are seven types of carpets made by different carpet belts across the country. They are as follows.

Staple/synthetic carpets:
Floor Rug in VelvetThese carpets are made from synthetic fibers, unlike most other types of carpets produced in India. The purposes of these types of carpets are derived from its superior strength when compared to carpets made from natural fibers or yarn. These have various applications in textile industries, military purposes, industrial purposes and horticulture etc. Synthetic carpets are not very good for human health in general.

Pure silk carpets:
Made completely from silks, these carpets have allured and captured the imaginations of man from time immemorial. In most carpet belts, manufacturing and weaving silk carpets is a family business where the secrets and techniques are transferred from one generation to the following ones.They are great for home décor furnishing purposes.

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About Jodhaa
At the Jodhaa store we are always happy to help with simple tips and tricks to get your rooms looking better and well done up. It's the small additions or deductions that usually make the big difference. A visit to the Jodhaa Home Decor Store Online and Buy Variety of Home Decor Products like Bed Cover Set, Bed Sheets, Quilts, Razai, Carpet, Table Mats and Runners. To Make Your Home Look Better Than Others.

Each season Jodhaa creates a new collection with colors, designs, and quality in sync with the world markets but showcasing traditional skills of the artisans from various states in India.

The main Home Furnishing Products that we offer for Online Shopping / At Jodhaa Stores are bedspread sets, bedcovers, quilts, razais, dohars with co-ordinated pillow and/or cushion covers , carpets,  table runners, cushions and bolsters with co-ordinated table mats and wall hangings.. All products are hand crafted and individually embroidered or printed and are usually in cottons, brocades, silk and velvets.

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