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Area Rugs, Handmade, Social Responsibility

KCEC to Host New Jersey Trade Only Event at Zollanvari

More than 900 Afghan handmade area rugs from the KCEC aid program will be on view to the trade at the New Jersey Showroom.

Oushak style rugs in creams blues and browns
The KCEC program helps to create jobs in Afghanistan for carpet weavers. Shown, Oushak design by Yamood

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- The Kabul Carpet Export Center (KCEC), a program designed to create jobs in Afghanistan, is partnering with Zollanvari to showcase 900 handmade area rugs from Afghanistan at its showroom in New Jersey.

The trade only event will take place at Zollanvari, USA's Showroom, 600 Meadowlands Pkwy. #130, Secaucus, New Jersey.

In addition, KCEC is also hosting a special pop-up shop in New York City featuring hundreds of handmade rugs by 10 leading Afghan producers from May 28-31.
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