Moroccan Berber rugs in Modern day interiors — Modern Boho Living room



Why buy a handmade Moroccan rug?

  Berber rugs originated in the Atlas mountains and the plains around Marrakech but their roots are said to date back to the Bronze age. These handcrafted treasures carry an ancestral lineage filled with symbolism that share astonishing similarities with cave art in Europe and much to my surprise with Andean textile art as well. Tribal art from parts of the Sacred Valley and the city of Cusco in Peru display a deeply embedded symbolic nature that bares an immense resemblance to Berber primitive patterns seen in textiles and wood carvings from the Atlas Mountains of Morocco.  These "soul connections" that defy the laws of time and geography could possibly be explained as the physical manifestation of the unifying threads...

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