Blog Posts - Beni Ouarain

Beni Ourain Rugs: Glamorous Decorating Ideas and Inspirations

Beni Ourain rugs are specially designed rugs weaved by mid century modern designers. Market is flooded with neutral shades to popping hues. They come in a wide variety of geometric shapes, free form and expressive patterns. Nowadays they have become...
by So Moroccan on Jul 18, 2016

The Rustic Way

After a thorough cleansing these beautiful vintage Beni Ouarain carpets are rolled up incredibly tightly and left to drip on makeshift poles. Imagine the weight of one wet white giant considering that the general weight of a dry carpet is around 35 k...
by Beyond Marrakech on Oct 17, 2014

Oh, Those Ivory Beni Ouarain Carpets!

Marie Aimée Lucas-Robiquet (French, 1858 - 1959)  Just arrived, vintage ivory Beni Ouarain carpets! BO436 (410 x 230 cm) BO437 (315 x 206 cm) BO438 (335 x 195 cm) BO439 (370 x 190 cm) BO444 BO440 (400 x 200 cm) More Ben...
by Beyond Marrakech on Mar 6, 2013

Moroccan Carpets; Colourful Indulgement

Psst... I've added color to my carpet collection! Lots of striking, bold, stunning and crazy colors! Vintage Boujad carpet Vintage Azilal carpet Vintage Azilal carpet Vintage Boucherouite carpet (rag rug) Vintage Rehamna carpet...
by Beyond Marrakech on Sep 26, 2012

Moroccan Wedding Blanket, A Sparkling Christmas Gift

Just before the roads of the Middle Atlas Mountains closed due to the heavy snowfall some beautiful vintage Moroccan wedding blankets came my way. They will be the last new arrivals before Christmas because the rural Berber villages in the mountains...
by Beyond Marrakech on Nov 28, 2011

Beni Ouarain Rugs And Moroccan Poufs

New items are about to arrive in the Handira Boutique. Visit us soon for hand-stitched Moroccan leather poufs!  Soon to unfold in the Handira Boutique these and more beautiful Beni Ouarain rugs! Hand-stitched Moroccan leather slippers made...
by Beyond Marrakech on Sep 5, 2011

Moroccan Wedding Blanket, New Arrivals

Zohra and I have become partners in crime when it comes to twirling the souk of Marrakech in search of beautiful Moroccan wedding blankets! She loves the metal sequins and the jingling sound that they make. Returning home with a few lucky finds! W...
by Beyond Marrakech on Aug 3, 2011

Handira Wedding Blankets And Beni Ouarain Carpets

Well into July and with the blazing sun you’d think that the last thing on my mind would be woollen blankets and carpets, but you’re oh so wrong! Despite the heat I continue to shimmy the Marrakech souk in my endless search for the most beautiful...
by Beyond Marrakech on Jul 5, 2011

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