Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Aït Bououli Valley

Cooperative Feminin de Tissage Aït Bououli

Immediately below Aït Bououli’s trio of mimetic villages is a stone-walled community association with a sign pointing visitors toward the Aït Bououli women’s carpet-weaving cooperative. This 40-member cooperative ta…
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Tangier

DARNA, The Women’s Association of Tangier

The yellow building opposite La Terrasse is a small complex offering an inexpensive restaurant, a boutique shop with crafts and clothing, and a sunny courtyard, making it a popular stop for lunch or just a place to …
Top Choice Ceramics in Safi

Poterie Serghini

Safi's famed ceramics are showcased in this huge shop and gallery near Bab Chaaba. English-speaking owner Mehdi Serghini is the seventh generation of a famous family of potters and is happy to show visitors his pers…
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Tangier

Las Chicas

Just outside the kasbah, this is an eclectic mixture of a shop, stocking art pieces, homeware, cosmetics and some exquisite designer clothes, alongside a cafe. Offering a fun twist on the usual Moroccan style, this …
Top Choice Arts & Crafts in Essaouira

Espace Othello

Fantastic private gallery selling work by established and up-and-coming artists.
Arts & Crafts in Todra Gorge

Berber Carpets

In a 200-year-old kasbah, this cooperative sells a wide range of handmade carpets, from simple kilims to exquisite art pieces that took many months to create. You can often see the women weavers in action, and there…
Cosmetics in Merzouga

La Dune Doré

New in 2016, this welcoming shop in Hassi Labied stocks high-quality products made in Morocco, including oils made from argan, almond, prickly pear and saffron – all of which offer alleged health benefits, ranging f…
Arts & Crafts in Tinejdad

Galerie d’Art Chez Zaid

Snoop around this converted home of a local calligrapher (who also runs the Musée Sources Lall Mimoun) and you might find Tinejdad-made crockery in the courtyard, sand-worn bracelets in the salon, and wonderful, wel…
Books in Tangier

Librairie des Colonnes

A famous landmark boasting wonderful architecture, this is Tangier’s best bookshop, with a decent English section. There are frequent book readings and events, including author appearances. It was once the haunt of …
Arts & Crafts in Chefchaouen

Ensemble Artisanat

Chefchaouen is an excellent place to shop for woven rugs and blankets. Most of the weaving nowadays is done with wool, one of the area's biggest products. It's worth stopping at the Ensemble Artisinat, if only for t…