Must-see shopping in Medina

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    Coin Berbère

    At the corner with Derb El Horra look for this trio of long-established, well-respected shops, all owned by the same family. Together, they stock…

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    Weaving Workshop

    Opposite the Zawiya of Sidi Ahmed Tijani, follow the sign for CyberNet, then take an immediate right under an extremely low (fortunately padded) door…

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    This shop stocks creative work by Moroccan and French designers, playing on traditional crafts and designs: Mondrian-pattern babouches, for instance,…

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    Abdelbaki Elaouni

    Look for this recommended djellaba tailor just downhill from Cafe Smile. Machine work takes about five days.

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    Kounouz Al Maarifa

    If you're looking for good reads and don't want to leave the medina for the ALC/ALIF Bookstore in the Ville Nouvelle, this small shop is the next-best…

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    Funduq Barka

    This 18th-century traders inn is one of several restored fanadiq. This one happens to be reserved primarily for women artisans, including a tarboosh (fez)…