Imports from Marrakesh POP-UP @ BOSTON DESIGN CENTER

Boston interior designers get first dibs on our new stunning collection of Beni Ourain and Boujad, and Beni Mguild tribal carpets at the Boston Design Center! #bosdesignmarket These hand-woven Moroccan carpets bring texture and warmth into a traditional or bohemian modern home, and over the past century they have become a design classic. We invite […]

Back to the Souk: Beni Ourain {New Introductions}

The old Berber women who weave our Beni Ourain carpets have tattoos on their faces, henna on their fingertips, and they learned how to warp a loom from their great grandmothers. They have spend their entire lives in a remote village in the Middle Atlas Mountains sipping mint tea and spinning wool. Each weaver signs […]

BENI OURAIN CARPET SALE – NEW COLLECTION 20% OFF

Now is the time to get that authentic Beni Ourain carpet you’ve always wanted for your   home or office….we are having a Special Sale on our Beni Ourain Carpets. All of the Beni Ourain Carpets posted on our new online SHOP are 20% off the listed price.  We are celebrating our new collection of contemporary Beni Ourain rugs […]

SPRING SALE! Moroccan Wedding Blankets 20% up to 30% off

Dreaming of a Bohemian bedroom? Add a sparkling Moroccan wedding blanket + a  set of indigo blue pillows for an easy exotic transformation. Now our exclusive online collection of exceptional vintage Moroccan wedding blankets are on sale for the month of April, 2015. Save 20% up to 30% off  @ our new online SHOP + […]

TOM DELAVAN & THE BENI OURAIN {REDUX}

Tom Delavan’s work space at Gilt Home’s offices recently appeared in the New York Times. A mix of modern lucite, white aluminum and a hand-woven Beni Ourain carpet,  it is an  idea that has been explored by early modernists such as Frank Loyd Wright and Mies Van der Rohe. Delavan floats his über controlled white rectangles on top of the creamy […]

AZILAL RUGS ~ AN INTERESTING ALTERNATIVE TO A BENI OURAIN CARPET

Not until the1990′s, did the wider world learn of Azilal rugs, textiles woven by Imazighen women of the Azilal province in the Moroccan region of Tadla-Azilal in the Atlas Mountains. These artistic abstract rugs were created for personal domestic use and not for sale in the local Berber rug markets. This avant-garde style of weaving […]

MIRANDA BROOKS’ MOROCCAN CARPETS IN VOGUE

Simple Moroccan tribal carpets look exotic yet practical and durable in landscape designer Miranda Brooks‘ child-friendly townhouse, featured in the January 2013 issue of Vogue. Brooks hand-picked the carpets herself during a working trip to Morocco. These carpets feel like old familiar friends to us, warm and welcoming with a timeless style. Her collection of  Beni Ourain tribe carpets with […]