I repair, mend, restore and wall-mount all kinds of
carpets, rugs, kelims and soumaks etc...


1970 BA in Anthropology
1977 Certificate in Hand-loom Weaving
1992   onwards... Professional Oriental Rug Repairer with regular visits to Turkey and Iran to study with rug restorers and purchase wools, cottons and silks.


1993 Interview on National Radio, Wellington
1994 New Zealand Woman's Weekly
1995 The Evening Post, Wellington
1997 New Zealand House and Garden
2003 Hawkes Bay Today
2004 New Zealand Next magazine
2008 Dominion Post, Wellington
2011 Interview with Radio New Zealand (click to listen to recording)
2012 MyMag.co.nz article
2013 Stuff.co.nz article
2014 Interview on National Radio, Wellington
2015 Video and article in Stuff.co.nz
2017 Article in the Bay View Magazine, Wellington

Since starting my business last century, l have regularly done repair and restoration work for Wellington carpet importer Richard Pointon.
LIke me he is passionate about rugs!
I highly recommend a visit to his warehouse and website




Please click on the image above to start the Iran slideshow
Please click on the image above to start the Turkey slideshow