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Great demonstration, educational

We were just walking by when a salesman approached us to view the school and hear about the... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2015
ruthandvern
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Wilton, California
Very friendly not pushy.

I had wanted a Turkish rug for many years. Did lots of research. And knew my budget and size of... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2015
gegalindo
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Athens, Greece
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23 Oct 2015
“Great to see the work in progress”
2 Oct 2015
“Loved it”
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Ataturh Mah 1066 Sokak no. 1, Selcuk, Turkey
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

I had wanted a Turkish rug for many years. Did lots of research. And knew my budget and size of rug. I own another from the middle east. I took mine home with me on my cruise. They packed it up in a suitcase (...More

1  Thank gegalindo
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 10 February 2015

Under the recommendation of my tour guide, I purchased a hand-made carpet from this store. The sale process was smooth, educational, and enjoyable. We loved the carpet that we had purchased on Sept 2014. At the time of purchase, we were reassured that they would...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2015

We stopped off here as part of a tour, and were shown how carpets were made, the history and a lot of beautiful carpets. Was there pressure to buy? a bit. Were they hospitable? Yes, very. Were the carpets overpriced? I don't know, but it...More

Thank katebrz
Reviewed 3 October 2015

Love what this school does for vulnerable women, and the carpets were gorgeous!! We ended up buying 2 little ones, and needed them to hold on to it until we moved into our new place. They were very accommodating to our request and our carpets...More

Thank rabiahk
Reviewed 20 September 2015

We were just walking by when a salesman approached us to view the school and hear about the government partnership to train rural women in the trade. We were then shown a huge number of truly outstanding rugs while enjoying a tea. Truly, we had...More

Thank ruthandvern
Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

Part of the tour, initially exciting and educational Tour about turkish carpet... First u will feel so welcomed, buttering us with turkish coffee,tea etc etc etc until the true color comes out!!! High pressure salesmanship!!! Beware!! They will not take no for an answer!!! And...More

Thank Milagros M
Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

I had wanted a Turkish rug for many years. Did lots of research. And knew my budget and size of rug. I own another from the middle east. I took mine home with me on my cruise. They packed it up in a suitcase (...More

1  Thank gegalindo
Reviewed 28 March 2015

We stopped here because of the tour. The staff in weaving carpet explaining smoothly. No hard selling, but at the end, they explained to long and it spent too much time. Of course they wanted us to buy carpet by telling us the struggle of...More

2  Thank Rudy K
Reviewed 10 February 2015

Under the recommendation of my tour guide, I purchased a hand-made carpet from this store. The sale process was smooth, educational, and enjoyable. We loved the carpet that we had purchased on Sept 2014. At the time of purchase, we were reassured that they would...More

4  Thank our p
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