Custom Order Request

ft
in
Original: 8ft 5in
ft
in
Original: 3ft 4in

The price above is an estimate and includes shipping.
When you submit the request the artisans will
be notified via SMS and confirm their final price.
Have something specific in mind or want to collaborate?
Just email us at hello@theanou.com

One of two types that the association specializes in, Hanbels are easily the more popular item. The designs of each Hanbel incorporates a design that blends the personal taste of the association president with the colors and designs prevalent in the area surrounding Ouarzazate.

Approx. Size 8ft 5in x 3ft 4in x 1in or 2m 57cm x 1m 1cm x 1cm

2812 includes standard shipping to

Add To Cart

Request Custom Order

Fatima Alibrahimi from Ouarzazate, Morocco

handmade by

Fatima Alibrahimi

at

Association Afous Gafous

Fatima was born in the town of Zagora and moved to Ourzazate when she married her now husband. Born only ... show more Fatima was born in the town of Zagora and moved to Ourzazate when she married her now husband. Born only in the 90's she is one of the youngest members of the association and often provides new and innovative ideas to all the women.

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

Naturally Dyed Wool from Ouarzazate, Morocco

Naturally Dyed Wool

This is wool dyed with plants and roots found in the local area. As a ... show more This is wool dyed with plants and roots found in the local area. As a result, each rug truly reflects the vibrant desert colors of southern Morocco.

Natural Wool from Ouarzazate, Morocco

Natural Wool

This is sheared from local sheep and is washed, cleaned and threaded by members of ... show more This is sheared from local sheep and is washed, cleaned and threaded by members of the association.

Cotton String from Ouarzazate, Morocco

Cotton String

This is used to create the warp of this item. show more This is used to create the warp of this item.

Khrkum from Ouarzazate, Morocco

Khrkum

This is a root that is used to create the shades of yellow in this ... show more This is a root that is used to create the shades of yellow in this item and is purchased in the local market.

Taroubiya from Ouarzazate, Morocco

Taroubiya

This is used to create the red-brown naturally dyed wool in this item. show more This is used to create the red-brown naturally dyed wool in this item.

Pomegranate from Ouarzazate, Morocco

Pomegranate

This is used to create the shades of yellow and orange in this item. show more This is used to create the shades of yellow and orange in this item.

Pine from Ouarzazate, Morocco

Pine

This is used to create the shades of brown in this item. show more This is used to create the shades of brown in this item.

None from Ouarzazate, Morocco
Vertical Loom from Ouarzazate, Morocco

Vertical Loom

Each rug is woven together on metal looms located at the association's headquarters. Using metal ... show more Each rug is woven together on metal looms located at the association's headquarters. Using metal looms enables the weave to create a tight weave that ensures that the rug can last for multiple lifetimes.


more from Association Afous Gafous Association Afous Gafous from Ouarzazate, Morocco