Month: January 2019

The Timeless and Classical Rug for Your Home – The Beni Ourain Rug

Known for their durability, versatility and luxurious warmth, Moroccan Berber rugs are typically woven with individually selected natural wool, natural dyes, and simple geometric patterns. The natural dyes and simple geometric designs make Berber tribal rugs a good fit for many contemporary and modern themed home interior decoration. Handwoven by the Berber Tribes, the Berber tribal rugs have had a long history that started from the small sheep of the snow-capped Atlas Mountains in Morocco.

The Berber Tribes are made up of a multitude of tribes living in the Atlas Mountain region, and the Berber tribal tradition of producing hand-woven Moroccan rugs is several millennia years old. Unlike decorative rugs, Berber tribal rugs were mostly made for utility and practicality. Traditionally, they are used for routine lifestyle functions such as sleeping mats, bed coverings, blankets, and saddle blankets. Each individual tribe has their own unique pattern designs. They can be …