'SALLY' VINTAGE MOROCCAN WEDDING BLANKET
VINTAGE MOROCCAN WEDDING BLANKET
Colour - Pale pink and pale blue.
Material - Wool, Cotton and sequins
Our Vintage pieces are traditionally hand made by Berber women in their homes in the Atlas Mountain Region of Morocco. It is a gift bestowed to a Bride on her Wedding Day.
Accentuated with big bushy bands of fluffy white texture, enlivened with round mirrored sequins which take many weeks to months to attach. Once the weaving is complete, they are embellished with hundreds of sequins making this Handira a unique piece of art.
Stunning embroidered Kilim bands on the reverse side displays the weavers skill, craftmenship and attention to detail.
Completed with a fringe of twisted individual hand knotted strands of Wool. Very chic and glamorous.
Handira blankets are made with love and thought to be a blessing to bestow good luck and fortune to the newlyweds. Hand crafted for the Bride on her Wedding day by females in her family and used as a cape or blanket during the ceremony.
Factors which dictate price are age, rarity, size and condition.
Size – 2.75m x 1.68m
Material – Wool, cotton and sequins
Condition: Great vintage condition