Handira Blanket No. 3

Handira Blanket No. 3


Keep a piece of history in your home with a beautiful Vintage Handira Moroccan Wedding Blanket. Each blanket is unique, hand woven, and a true treasure.

The Moroccan Wedding Blanket, or Handira, is woven by hand and then sequins sewn on for a bride-to-be by her female relatives. While the blankets are being woven the women discuss important topics of marital expectations such as the “birds-and-the-bees” with the expectant bride. After the brides wedding ceremony she wears the blanket over her shoulders like a cape.

Blanket No. 3 even includes the ties and adornment where the bride would have worn the blanket as a cape!

Measures 78” x 49”

*Please note: you are purchasing a handmade and unique vintage piece. Vintage textiles may show signs of age and wear such as repaired and unrepaired holes, fraying, fading, stains & spots, etc. These details are part of each textile’s unique history, beauty, character and value.

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