Chobi and Ziegler rugs were a reaction
to the North American Fashion taste that projected to revise the boldness of
the traditional rugs in order to give a soft and vintage look of natural wood
color that was preferred by the modern fashion industry.The Ziegler is the name of the design that is very popular in the world for its look and pattern styles.
Chobi or Ziegler rugs are also known as Peshawar
rugs as these carpets are the most desired and most popular carpets
in the western world. These carpets are manufactured by skilled men, women
in the small villages of Pakistan and Afghanistan. The design and weave of
chobi became well-known all over the world and hence all major carpet
manufacturers in Pakistan started developing it.
word Chobi with its various spelling and transliteration (choobi, choubi,
chubi) is an attribution from the word “choob” which literally means wood.