Handira Blanket - Grey - Bohemian Lifestyle
Handira Blanket - Grey - Bohemian Lifestyle

Handira Blanket - Grey

Regular price £ 174.99 £ 60.00 Sale

  • Size: 185cm x 130cm
  • Wool
  • Dry clean only 
  • Ethically made in Morocco

This stunning Handira blanket is handwoven out of sheep's wool by Berber women of the High Atlas mountains.  It is a modern version of the traditional ivory wedding blanket.  It too will add a unique touch to a room.  With its combination of grey and silver sequins which catch the light, it will bring an exotic feel to your home. It can be used as a rug, wall hanging, a throw for a sofa or the perfect finishing touch to a bed.  

History

These blankets are rich in tradition.  The story goes that the Berber brides handmade the traditional ivory blankets the night before their wedding ceremony.  After the wedding ceremony, the bride wears the blanket tied around her neck like a cape.