Sample Only - Not Available for sale or Retail currently.
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!
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.
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
Mail: PO Box 6519 - Falls Church, Virginia 22040
All photos credit to John Warters - Photo Reflections Inc of Newport News, VA.