Santa Kilim

The mission of Santa Kilim is to introduce the beauty of ancient workmanship into daily lives and contemporary homes. Karim Saidi established Santa Kilim in 1991.

Born in Fez, Morocco, a city founded in the 9th century, Karim grew up surrounded by the architectural detail of mosaic hand-cut tile, hand-hewn and gilded wood, and wrought iron created by the remarkable artisans of this magical city. Karim’s appreciation of textiles began in 1986, upon a move to Santa Fe, New Mexico where he found reminders of Morocco in the landscape and adobe architecture, and learned more about the vast traditions of textile production. Of Moroccan Berber heritage, textiles and weavings were a part of Karim’s early life and laid the foundation for the creation of Santa Kilim. His appreciation of Moroccan arts began his foray into the tribal arts of Central Asia, Anatolia, Persia, and the Caucasus; the diverse collection at Santa Kilim now includes old and new hand-woven textiles, kilims and carpets from all of these regions. The work of the family-run business has been a journey of learning and discovery, a continuous hunt for treasures, and a great pleasure of collaboration with our clients. Welcome.

Operating as usual

01/12/2020

Happy new year! New collection of Samarkand and sumak rugs in the store! β€’

#santakilim #santafe #canyonroad #antiques #rugs #tribal #oriental #interiordesign #howtosantafe #simplysantafe #customfurniture #morocco #uzbekistan #rug #sumak #samarkand #design @ Santa Kilim

09/27/2019

Circa 1993

Insane photo shoot from our first location in Santa Fe. Custom Furniture and Tribal Designs from the start! Be sure to zoom in!

#santafe #howtosantafe #familyowned #tribal #art #customfurniture #rugs #pottery #morocco #india

08/12/2019

Another refashioned corner of our store featuring Silk Velvet Ikat from Uzbekistan πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Ώ

These bolts of silk are woven on a 14-18 inch wide loom which gives them their narrow build and get as long as 100 meters (300ft). Beautiful for use as custom pillows, bed sheets, and whatever else our clients may conjure up!

07/25/2019

Details on an Antique Shervan from the Caucasus Mountains πŸ‡¦πŸ‡ΏπŸ‡¬πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡·πŸ‡Ί

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07/22/2019

*A peak into our showroom remodel*

Formerly our office, this corner now boasts a very special collection of Southeast-Asian treasures ranging from 14th-19th century bronzes, a Taka dance tapestry, and much more...

07/07/2019

Stay tuned for exciting news ranging from remodeled showroom to the launch of our online store! πŸ‘€

Swat Valley Doorway πŸ‡΅πŸ‡° Moroccan Lamp, Chest, and Leather Chair πŸ‡²πŸ‡¦Custom Cotton Dhurrie Chaise πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ Mint and Chocolate Afghan Sumac πŸ‡¦πŸ‡«

07/23/2018

Johnny Masur painting πŸ‡«πŸ‡· on the ever present Yoruba chair πŸ‡³πŸ‡¬and Moroccan shadow lamp πŸ‡²πŸ‡¦

06/29/2018

Custom barn-wood vanity with Pakistani wood panels πŸ‡΅πŸ‡° Custom Ghanaian Mud-Cloth chairs πŸ‡¬πŸ‡­ Moroccan Beni Warayn s**g rug πŸ‡²πŸ‡¦

04/17/2018

Revitalized 1920s English chaise. Mother of pearl inlay work πŸ‡¬πŸ‡§

12/15/2017

We just finished this 18 Foot custom gate for some clients in Minessota. Made from scratch and rusted in house. Includes hand-carved wooden panels from Pakistan πŸ‡΅πŸ‡°

10/16/2017

Custom-made Kente cloth upholstery chairs from Ghana πŸ‡¬πŸ‡­ Original Harouna painting from Burkina Faso πŸ‡§πŸ‡« Hand-Carved Nuristan Column from Afghanistan πŸ‡¦πŸ‡«

12/23/2015

19th century Kerman rug - Persian

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12/19/2015

Mosaic Table - Tea Set - Morocco

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12/18/2015

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12/18/2015

Santa Kilim's cover photo

12/18/2015

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345 Camino Del Montesol
Santa Fe, NM
87501

Opening Hours

Monday 10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 18:00
Thursday 10:00 - 18:00
Friday 10:00 - 18:00
Saturday 10:00 - 18:00
Sunday 11:00 - 17:00
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