Reza Derakhshesh

Persian Carpet expert and Online Advisor

Nowadays, Reza Derakhshesh is continuing the path of his ancestors. He has about 30 years of experience in the production and export of exquisite and original Persian carpets.

He became acquainted with the Persian carpet trade in his father’s business office when he was a child. Besides, he has participated in many handmade carpet exhibitions around the world and worked with many international merchants.

Now a days Reza Derakhshesh is providing professional consultation for Persian Carpet collectors and buyers. Also he has his own personal collections of valuable antique and vintage Persian Hand-Knotted Carpets (some are available in CarpetShip.com) and he usually provide his personal collection at international carpet exhibitions.

100 Years Of Family Business

haj hussein derakhshesh

From 1920, Mr. Haj Hossein Derakhshesh began to produce exquisite hand-knotted Persian carpets. He was manufacturing Persian rugs from high-quality silk and Kurk (highest quality and the best type of wool for its softness and durability). They are 80 to 100 years old now. Also, His carpets were unique and very rare in terms of design, pattern, and dyeing.

After Haj Hussein, his son Haj Zabihollah Derakhshesh continued his business. He tried to expand his father’s business and began to export Persian rugs around the globe. He spent more than 50 years exporting and manufacturing authentic Persian rugs. Besides, he had a great relationship with international carpet merchants.