Born in 1944, mother to five boys and four girls, she studied the french language during the French Colonization. She got married and had to drop out of school, As most girls, she learned weaving from her mother and mastered it on a high level, from carpets to Djelabbas to pillows, she could make anything for her home, and as wedding gifts for her daughters. As a countryside inhabitant she took care of all the farm animals, while teaching her daughters to keep alive the heritage she was handed from her ancestors. She wishes all the success to the cooperative.
Al-Hanbal is a type of carpet that is woven in several colors and includes many drawings and decorations. It was used in the past to decorate tents or horse saddles. In recent years, it has been used to decorate the walls of the houses attached as a large painting. It is also used as covers for sofas.
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