moroccan wedding blanket pillow zaira large
Beautiful moroccan wedding blanket pillow created from vintage wedding blankets handmade in Morocco. No two pillows are exactly the same, they are one of a kind pieces perfect for the bohemian modern home.
The history of wedding blankets dates back to antiquity in Atlas Mountains where this blankets were worn by the bride on her wedding day. Handiras were made by female relatives during the weeks prior to the wedding day to share their fears and confidences. Thousands of sequins were hand sewn in such a tender and intimate atmosphere. Handiras are also a symbol of hapinness, fertility and protection against the evil.
MATERIAL: natural wool, cotton and sequins
SIZE: 65×32 cm, 2×1 ft
CARE: dry clean or set the washing machine to wash and rinse on cold water