Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority began as the vision of nine college students on the campus of Howard University in 1908. The sorority has flourished into a globally-impactful organization of over 290,000 members, bound by the bonds of sisterhood and commitment to servant-leadership both domestic and international in its scope.
Thank you again - Bettye J for the inspiration to create these amazing carpets. I am privileged to have already made & shared so many new friendships within AKA!
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AKA - Straight Font: 2x3 Ft
AKA - Cursive Font: 2x3 Ft
AKA - Pearls w/in Font: 2x3 Ft
One of the oldest and most challenging art forms - a VOSB now brings you a very unique high end gift item for generations to endure. Each Carpet is Hand Knotted & Hand Loomed by a process that takes 6-8 weeks per carpet. There is approximately 250 kpsi. Each is created with Natural Vegetable dye.
Welcome to American Books & Carpets
American Books & Carpets was launched to showcase our unique product line of alma mater, fraternity/sorority carpets and an upcoming military children book series. Since 2012, our business has earned a reputation for high quality carpets and outstanding customer service leading to contracts with the major retail stores: Navy Exchange, Marine Corps Exchange and AAFES. We are now expanding our vision to colleges near and dear to you.
American Books & Carpets @ (410) 980-2068
Mail: PO Box 6519 - Falls Church, Virginia 22040
All photos credit to John Warters - Photo Reflections Inc of Newport News, VA.