Winter Season at Shirdak Part One

The new Winter Collection and the Anneke Copier Fashion show at Shirdak

Time flies when you’re busy.

Every year in September I am excited to start the new season. The Autumn and Winter season is our best time to surprise the clients with warm and cosy felt slippers, nice scarves, comfortable cushions and rugs. Read more Winter Season at Shirdak Part One

Final part of my exciting journey in Central Asia summer 2011

See the relation between the nature and used symbols in the Shirdak felt carpets

Surrounded by nature is our last week in Kyrgyzstan. If you experience the nature in Kyrgyzstan you can also understand the Kyrgyz arts and crafts better. The color combinations in the traditional felt rugs called shyrdak are the color combinations of the hundreds of types of flower species you see in the mountains. Read more Final part of my exciting journey in Central Asia summer 2011

Let’s travel the Silk Road from Bishkek to Kashgar.

Bishkek to Kashgar
Travelling the Silk Road – from Bishkek to Kashgar

Although I have been travelling to Kyrgyzstan every year for the last ten years, I didn’t really have the opportunity to share my experiences with others, except from my family and friends.  Read more Let’s travel the Silk Road from Bishkek to Kashgar.