Conservation of the Ardabil Carpet: the oldest dated carpet in the world
Find out how a museum can keep the world's oldest dated carpet preserved for the next 500 years
Conservation: Indian jama
Follow V&A's conservation team as they carefully clean and repair a magnificent 19th century jama – a style of garment worn by men in India for centuries.
Conserving the Emperor’s Carpet
An ambitious three-year project stabilized the lustrous wools and dazzling colors of this fragile carpet.
William Morris, The Bullerswood Carpet
This huge carpet got a thorough vacuuming and a much-needed comb before going back on display at the V&A.
The art of making a tapestry
Witness the weaving process at Gobelins Manufactory in Paris, where historical techniques are still practiced.