Moroccan White Wedding Blanket Handira
With one cape tie H792
Vintage piece traditionally hand made by Berber women in their homes in Atlas Mountain Region of Morocco a gift bestowed to a Bride on her Wedding Day.
Accentuated with big bushy bands of fluffy White texture enliven with round mirrored sequins (Muzona) which take many hours even weeks to attach once the weaving is complete, embellished with hundreds of sequins makes this Handira a uniqe piece.
Stunning embroidered Kilim bands on reverse displays the weavers skill, craftmanship and attention to detail.
Completed fringe of twisted individual delicate knotted strands of Wool. Original cape tie x1 to this piece in White. Very chic and glamorous.
Handira blankets are made with love and thought to be a blessing to bestow good luck and fortune to the newlywed. Hand crafted for the Bride on her Wedding day used as a cape or blanket. Unique variation to sizing.
Age <> Vintage
Size <> 3’11” x 7Ft 4” / 120 x 224 cm
Material <> Wool Cotton Sequins
Colour <> Off White
Origin <> Made in Morocco