Handmade Moroccan Beni Ourain rugs are characteristically (double) knotted with a dense pile construction of natural undyed wool. They are traditionally decorated with black / charcoal / brown / blue geometric designs. These magnificent Berber carpets have the fascinating ability to connect the long history of nomadic tribes with modern day interiors. These rugs have been handmade by women of the Beni Ourain tribes in the The Middle Atlas Mountains for centuries.
A handmade Beni Ourain rug is a great fit for a Mid-century Modern home. You can Place it in the bedroom, living room, or in the office and enjoy its originality and style.
Used by Le Corbusier in his Villa La Roche in Paris, by Alvar Aalto in his house in Finland, described as 'the huge lines’ by Matisse and photographed by Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater in Pennsylvania, the Beni Ourain rugs are undoubtedly the most famous Moroccan rugs of all times.
Tassels: Traditional Moroccan rugs feature tassels just on one side. You can choose to add them or remove them on one side or both sides as you prefer! Tassel length is normally in the range of 3" to 6".
- Material: Natural Organic Wool, Cotton
- Handmade with Love in Morocco.
- Tribe : Beni Ourain , Atlas Mounatins