The Artisans

  • Souks du Monde Teams up with NGO Wings of Hope Marrakech

    I started Souks du Monde after having worked as a public high school teacher in New York City for eight years. During summer vacations, I have been...
  • Tips for buying a Moroccan Handwoven Rug (Part 2)

    It’s no doubt that rugs are a big investment. If you missed part one of our rug buying tips, check out the first blog post here where we talked ab...
  • Tips for buying a Moroccan Handwoven Rug (Part 1)

    If you are thinking about investing in a Moroccan carpet, make sure you keep these things in mind.
  • How to Stuff your Moroccan Pouf

    How easy it is to stuff your Moroccan Pouf
  • Beni Ourain Rugs: It's all in the Family

    Rug weaving is a family affair in the Berber tribes of the Atlas Mountains. Take a look at the work that goes into each rug and learn more about how we find our rug treasures.
  • Beni Ourain Rugs and the Women Who Make Them

    The women weavers of Beni Ourain rugs have brought on themselves an independence thanks to their lucrative artistic hobby. Here's how they weave these beautiful rugs and some important details to know before buying a Beni Ourain rug.