Moroccan Boucharouite Cushion (BC12)
This handmade pillow has been handwoven from a rug and will certainly add a splash of colour to your home.
This cushion has a unique texture & design with the main shades being red, grey & yellow on the front, whilst the back is striped with blue, yellow, red & brown. You won't find one like this unique piece.
100% wool sustainable unique and authentic
Please note this is a vintage item so you can expect some some signs of age and wear.
Being repurposed means they are low impact to our environment and with sturdy zippers, are easily unzipped and thrown into the washing machine on a cold wool wash.
By evolving classic Berber traditions, passed down from mother to daughter time immemorial, with alternative materials in lieu of ever-harder-to-get wool. The Boucherouite rug takes take months of dedicated work to produce. Relatively new technique, from mid-20th century It is considered as a memory of the craftswoman’s past through the spontaneous color and design choices she made as she crafted. These are creative rugs made using recycled textiles, bits of cotton, scraps of wool, sometimes even gold or silver threads, They can be very hardwearing due to their textile base and yet are easily washable,