The People Of Sand Blog


  • Azilal Rugs

    Azilal rugs are traditionally handwoven by Berber women in the region of Azilal in the Atlas mountains of Morocco.  Each one is unique so you will never see the same one again. Their abstract design reflects the berber symbols and the story of the weaver.  Azilal will add this pop of color t... View Post
  • Le Musée Boucharouite in Marrakech, a hidden gem

    Don't miss it when in Marrakech. A real gem. An amazing collection of Boucharouite carpets is hosted in a beautiful riad in Marrakesh Morocco and curated by a French collector Patrick de Maillard.

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  • How to choose the perfect size rug for your home

    How to choose the perfect size rug for your home

    Looking at our collection of beni ourain & berber carpets but you are not sure about what size you should be going for? We made it simple for you. You can use our "top view" plans as a reference and read our best tips below.
    The biggest mistake we see is the rug being too small for the space. If you have a big room, select a big rug. 

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