They are similar in design to Shiraz, Qashqai, and Khamseh rugs, although they usually have brighter colors than most Persian rugs. Yalameh rugs have a unique and very recognizable latch-hooked diamond medallion like the one pictured below. They are usually woven with wool on a cotton foundation, but may also have wool foundations. . These rugs come in a variety of sizes, and are perfect for tribal decor.

The town of Yalameh lies slightly north of the city of Isfahan in central Iran. Yalemeh is well known for its top-quality tribal rugs with diamond geometric designs. In comparison with other tribal rugs, Yalemeh is up there with the best.