basketry

  • Handicraft

Artisans use palm leaves, Doum, or thick rushes that grow in several wetland areas of the Kingdom, such as the Anti-Atlas or the Massa region. These materials are handwoven or twisted to create a multitude of items: baskets, tote bags, trays, placemats, hats, shoes, and more. An array of beautiful and delicate items that are often displayed along streets, in souks, and in the alleyways of medinas.

In addition to their beauty and elegance, these articles are extremely durable. The weaving process takes between 3 and 8 hours, depending on the size and style of the item.

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