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Kantara Journal | Moroccan Rugs

Spring 2021 Moroccan Rugs

Spring 2021 Moroccan Rugs

Our Spring 2021 collection of Moroccan rugs captures the lively and energetic style of Boujaad rugs, with their abstract art deco designs and colorful palettes.

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On the road with Smithsonian Journeys

On the road with Smithsonian Journeys

In honor of Women's History Month, Smithsonian Journeys is re-airing a lecture I gave last fall on the craft of weaving in Morocco. Tune into my lecture on March 16th, or read more about my affiliation with the Smithsonian as one of their resident experts on the Splendors of Morocco trips.

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Heirloom Rugs: Building the Rug Ecosystem

Heirloom Rugs: Building the Rug Ecosystem

We sat down with Zach Zaman, owner of Brooklyn's Heirloom Rugs to chat about his Contemporary @ Heirloom project, how the rug world has evolved in his lifetime, and what lies ahead for Heirloom.

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Top 5 Rugs from January 2021

Top 5 Rugs from January 2021

This collection features a lot of throw rugs and runners, which are perfect for small spaces or as accent pieces. It's always hard to select our favorites from these Moroccan rugs. After much consideration, these are the ones that make the top of the list.

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Designer Crush: Black Artists + Designers Guild's Malene Barnett

Designer Crush: Black Artists + Designers Guild's Malene Barnett

We are a proud supporter of the Black Artists + Designers Guild. Find out more about the founder of this incredible organization, Malene Barnett and learn more about Ms. Barnett's independent textile practice. We're big fans!

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Top 5 Rugs of the Fall 2020 collection

Top 5 Rugs of the Fall 2020 collection

Check out our roundup of the top five Moroccan Rugs from the Fall 2020 collection. We also include a sneak peek at the new Moroccan rugs that we just got in stock in our Los Angeles showroom.

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Meet the Artisans

Meet the weavers behind your rugs. Learn about the rug weaving process and get a behind the scenes look at Kantara's collection of Moroccan rugs.

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Custom design

Browse through the highlight reel of past Moroccan rugs that we custom designed. Learn more about the process, and witness the final mise en place.

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Moroccan Rugs

Let's talk about rugs. Not just about Beni Ourains and Azilal rugs, but about all the rugs in Morocco. Learn about different Moroccan rug weaving styles, their history, and more.

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Morocco

The Sahara desert is as vast as Morocco is diverse. From the nation's many languages and alphabets, to the ever-changing landscapes, to the confluence of Amazigh and Arab culture. Learn more about this country of contrasts.

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