What is Boter?

Boter, also known as boteh or paisley, is a decorative motif or pattern that originated in Persia and has since become popular in various cultures and art forms worldwide. It is characterized by its curved, teardrop-shaped design, often resembling a stylized floral or leaf pattern. Boter motifs can be found in textiles, such as carpets, shawls, or garments, as well as in jewelry, ceramics, or decorative art. The boter pattern has a rich history and has been adapted and reinterpreted in different ways throughout time. It is known for its intricate and ornamental aesthetic, adding a touch of elegance and cultural significance to the items it adorns.