the mills


our tibetan mill in kathmandu - hand-knotted rugs

emma gardner design, llc is partnered with the finest Nepalese producers of Tibetan carpets, a mill that keeps alive the tradition of a centuries old native craft while incorporating the latest techniques and expertise for color-matching and innovative constructions. Hand carded, hand spun and pot dyed, Tibetan or New Zealand wool and fine Chinese silk, are hand-knotted to produce rugs with a unique luster and generations-long durability.

Our mill has the largest loom in Nepal and is able to make rugs of almost any size. Variations in pile height, knot count and combinations of wool and silk are also available.

Certified by GOODWEAVE, our partner never employs children, is recognized for their progressive employment practices and has won numerous awards for excellence from the Nepalese government.