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Boucherouite by Cooperative Tifawin

Boucherouite rugs are another type of rugs used to decorate houses. They were originally made and used by people who couldn’t afford wool and would instead use old clothes and rags to weave their rugs. Now they offer bright and warm accents to any space.

Approx. Size 10ft 2in x 3ft 8in x 1in or 3m 10cm x 1m 13cm x 3cm

$493 Includes Shipping
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Price in Morocco: 3610 Dh

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Asmae Ibrky from Ourika, Morocco

handmade by

Asmae Ibrky

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Cooperative Tifawin

Asmae was born in 1993 in Taroudant. She studied until 4th grade before deciding to drop out. She met her ... show more Asmae was born in 1993 in Taroudant. She studied until 4th grade before deciding to drop out. She met her husband when he used to work in her hometown and moved with him to Ourika after they married. He now works as a waiter in one of the cafes that attract tourists of the region. Asmae joined the cooperative so she can help her husband in supporting their family. She learned weaving from the women of the village after her marriage because weaving isn’t common in her hometown. She now specializes in hanbel rugs.

This Original Item was Handmade using the Local Materials and Tools Below

Warp from Ourika, Morocco

Warp

100% cotton thread used as the warp, it’s held vertically in tension on a loom.

Cloth rags from Ourika, Morocco

Cloth rags

Old pieces of clothing used to weave Boucherouite rugs. The word Boucherouite literally means “of ... show more Old pieces of clothing used to weave Boucherouite rugs. The word Boucherouite literally means “of old rags” in Amazigh.

Traditional Loom from Ourika, Morocco

Traditional Loom

In most small villages weavers make their own vertical looms (Haute-Lisse) by using large pieces ... show more In most small villages weavers make their own vertical looms (Haute-Lisse) by using large pieces of wood.


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