Gabeh is an interesting type of Persian carpet. It has extremely simple pattern and all have geometric pattern. Some newer Gabeh have more details such as birds, and human in the pattern.
Gabeh was getting very popular in 80’s in Europe and now since the lifting of embargo, you find them in the US Market also. The majority of Gabeh have simple plain format with one or two small animal on their pattern. Its word means “unclipped”. It distinct style of weaving is especially suitable for modern or contemporary settings. Majority of them were made by tribal people such as Qashqais around Shiraz.
Gabeh is an interesting type of Persian carpet
Is it safe to travel to Iran as a British, Canadian and American?
Iran is safe for all nationalities including British, Canadian and Americans.
Although according to the regulations and countries relationships, these three nationalities have to travel to Iran on a guided tour and their visa process takes a little bit more time, there is nothing to be worried about the public. You can enjoy your trip as much as other travelers do. The point is as these nationalities are accompanied by a guide; she/he can help you in a situation you have doubt about.
Is it safe to travel to Iran as a Solo woman?
Iran is a safe country for solo woman travelers but dress appropriately and modestly especially while you are visiting religious places.