350.00 dh 450.00 dh Économisez 22% (100.00 dh)
EU 37 38 39 40 41
US 7 8 9 10 11
UK 4 5 6 7 8
FROM PALM TO MOROCCAN BASKET
Basketry is a rural craft, particularly developed in southern Morocco.
The palm is an inexhaustible resource of raw material.
Its fiber is renowned for its strength:
basket, trivet, this craft is ecological and contributes to the sustainable development of this region
Step 1: Cutting
The palm tree should be cut regularly, this helps to maintain the tree.
Step 2: Drying
the cut leaves are set on the ground to dry in the sun.
Step 3: Braiding
Women weave dried leaves using wrought iron support, several techniques of knots are used according to the shape of the basket.
It takes about two days to complete a basket.