Cooperative Artisanale des Femmes de Marrakesh
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Cooperative Artisanale des Femmes de Marrakesh information
A showcase for Marrakesh’s women mâalems (master artisans), the cooperative is eye-opening and a total bargain. Original, handcrafted designs include handbags made from water-bottle caps wrapped in wool, hand-knitted kissa (hammam gloves), and black-and-white caftans edged with red silk embroidery – ask cooperative director Souad Boudeiry about getting tunics and dresses tailor-made.