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The "Rug of the tribes", or "Berber Rug"

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The "Rug of the tribes", or "Berber Rug"

The berb  er Rug is therefore an artistic object made in families

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Moroccan berber rugs .. Tales of heritage and touches of modern women

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Moroccan berber rugs .. Tales of heritage and touches of modern women

The spindle , the weave and the colored wool threads formed  the childhood....

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The Beni Ouarain Weavers VS Competition from Cheap Knock-offs

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The Beni Ouarain Weavers VS Competition from Cheap Knock-offs

Without doubt, the most famous of the Moroccan Amazigh (Berber) carpets are those of the Beni Ouarain, a confederation of seventeen Amazigh tribes.  Now their unique corner of the carpet market is under threat from cheap Chinese, Turkish Indian and Egyptian copies Located in the Middle Atlas, the nomadic Beni Ouarain probably began to settle south and southeast of the range of mountains known as Jebel Bouiblane around the 9th century AD, but it is suspected that the flat weaving tradition they brought with them is considerably older. Genuine Beni Ouarain carpets are much sought after and the demand for...

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The Moroccan Rug, Practical & Decorative

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The Moroccan Rug, Practical & Decorative

Essential for dressing Moroccan salons, the success of the 80s for the Moroccan carpet is now very far. Fortunately the local population is.....

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