Moroccan Wedding Blanket Handira
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.
Blanket graduates in colour from Cream at one end to off White
Stunning embroidered Kilim bands on reverse displays the weavers skill, crraftmenship and attention to detail.
Completed fringe of twisted individual delicate knotted strands of Wool. Original cape ties to this piece inYellow. 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 <> 3'6" - 3'11" (width at each end) x 6'7" length
Material <> Wool Cotton Sequins
Colour <> Cream graduating to an off White
Origin <> Made in Morocco