Category Archives: modern morocco

A gem of a jewelry box in the heart of Fez

Nestled on the main path of Fez’ old medina lies La Boutique Fez, a treasure chest of jewelry pieces and tempting items. This new venture, run by an Argentinian traveler and a Welsh artist, celebrates womanhood and adornment. La Boutique … Continue reading

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Summer Souk Sale

Twareg Necklace by Moroccan Bling Moroccan Bling launches today its summer sale with discounts on all stock on our etsy shop. Items on offer include pieces from the twareg inspired series, this summers leather necklaces and cuffs and earrings assembled … Continue reading

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Contemporary Moroccan jewellers- Call out

Tina Riley is in the process of curating an exhibition called Ice and Sand to take place in the Uk in October 2012. She’d like to hear from high quality Moroccan contemporary jewellers who perhaps give a modern twist to … Continue reading

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Fabric buttons transformed into colorful textile jewelry.

One of the many things the Jews left behind in Morocco was the art of tailoring and its bi-product the textile button. These hand woven gems are made all over Morocco but are more commonly found in what were richly … Continue reading

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Bedouin Bonbon hits Fez’ first pop up shop

Fez‘ first pop up shop, titled Bedouin Bonbon, has just landed in the Bouanania district of Talla K’bira, in the ancient medina. Open for just 2 weeks, this pop up shop acts as a platform for the art works and … Continue reading

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