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The Berber kilim, called (Hanbel) is a Berber carpet woven flat, thin and very dense inspired techniques of weaving kilims of orient. Unlike other Berber carpets, more dense, they have tighter knots that give them a certain finesse. The women of the Atlas adapted this technique to their work to give birth to Berber Kilim carpets in bright and expressive colors.
Beni Ouarain • 155 x 260 cm
Beni Ouarain • 160 x 245 cm
Beni Ouarain • 150 x 310 cm
The particularity of the Hanbel carpet is in its flat weaving, for a fine and very dense carpet. However, it is not uncommon to notice, on certain parts of certain carpets, knotted wool. In the past, this type of carpet was mostly decorated with geometric figures, especially rhombuses and triangles, but since then, it has evolved and transformed, even if the models of yesteryear remain de rigueur. Thus, nowadays, the Berber kilim carpet remains an exceptional work that pleases always so much. The Berber kilim is decorated in different ways, that is proper to each Berber tribe who all hold, their own identity. This belonging also makes all the diversity of these carpets which, moreover, were also and, since always, used as wall hangings or blankets.