Ghalamkar (Persian Tapestry Tablecloth) fabric is a type of textile printing, patterned Iranian fabric. Ghalamkar is one of the oldest crafts of ancient Persia dating back to the Sassanid period, the fourth Iranian dynasty and the second Persian Empire (224 – 651 AD).
The fabric is printed with wooden stamps with geometric motifs. The stamps are mostly made of pear wood which has greater flexibility and density for the carving and usefulness of a long life. Esfahan (Iran) is one of the most important manufacturing cities in the world.
Depending on the size of the Ghalamkar, it is uses vary from tablecloths, which is the most common, to bed covers or decorations.
100% COTTON premium eco-friendly fabric with elegant designs, made to give you a soft feel and to add charm to your table. Machine washable with low-speed tumble dry for daily use.
ANTI-WRINKLE & ANTI-SHRINK: Ghalamkar combines the comfort of cotton and the firming of hemp with perfect proportion, which makes it wrinkle-free and shrink-proof. The edges are sewn with a finishing tassel design adding a delicate and elegant beautiful classic style.
MULTIPLE APPLICATIONS: Ghalamkar is suitable for indoor and outdoor use on the patio, for a picnic, in the garden, for your dining room, family room, etc.
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