Shirazi market, June 2011.
(via Mona’s grinnellgallery)
Persian handicrafts make me nostalgic. This is the town where my grandparents and a few aunts and uncles live. My aunts have made full-sized rugs over the years, in their free time. They’re in the living room. Tassels, weavings, thump pitter thump goes my heart.