Theun

Only one made

Theun Moroccan Rug

Dimensions:
5'0" x 9'10" (152 cm x 299 cm)
Colors:
  • Seafoam Green

    A pale blue-green

  • Emerald Green

    A medium, true green

  • Lime Green

    A neon yellow-green

  • Bubblegum Pink

    A medium true pink

  • Cadmium Red

    A slightly-warm, medium red

  • Baby Blue

    A light azure blue

Rug Description

One-of-a-kind new rug, handknotted by skilled artisans using techniques originated near the small city of Boujad in the Chaouia-Ouardigha region of Morocco

Dimensions: 5'0" x 9'10" (152 cm x 299 cm)

Natural inconsistencies are inherent in these unique, handcrafted rugs

Rug Type:
  • Hand-knotted Rugs

    Sturdy pile rugs meticulously woven by hand, with individually hand-tied knots, so no two are exactly alike

Age:
  • New

    Recently woven and never used in a home

Main Color:
  • Green
Color Palette:
  • Seafoam Green

    A pale blue-green

  • Emerald Green

    A medium, true green

  • Lime Green

    A neon yellow-green

  • Bubblegum Pink

    A medium true pink

  • Cadmium Red

    A slightly-warm, medium red

  • Baby Blue

    A light azure blue

Rug Details

  • One-of-a-kind new rug — only one in stock!
  • 100% wool pile on cotton foundation
  • Dimensions: 5'0" x 9'10" (152 cm x 299 cm)
  • Plush pile: approximately 0.8" (2 cm)
  • One-sided fringe: measures 3.9" (10 cm)
  • Color palette: seafoam green, emerald green, lime green, bubblegum pink, cadmium red, baby blue

Curator's Notes

Motifs
  • Moroccan rugs don’t come with a key. As with any painting or poem, their motifs have many subjective interpretations. Originally made for personal use, these rugs took months to weave, documenting a shifting tide of events and emotions in the weaver’s life.
  • A checkerboard field is playful, geometric, and said to be symbolic of higher realms, worlds beyond, fertility, and the divine.
  • Directional design or color gradients with purposeful asymmetry and movement
Origin

Boujad was considered a holy town. Boujad rugs were made by a variety of tribes, and thus vary widely in color, composition, and weave. Often described with words like surreal, mystic, and mesmerizing, these rugs depict a world beyond reality. Construction-wise, they have twice as many horizontal as vertical knots, which makes them floppy and easy to move.

Material Details

Wool, a staple in Moroccan rug design, was considered almost sacred to the Amazigh (Berber) people, whose nomadic lifestyle included sheep and goat herding. In addition to being available, wool is durable, long-lasting, and soft—so it’s super comfy to walk and relax on. In this piece, the wool pile is knotted onto a strong cotton foundation, prized for its sturdiness.

Moroccan wool is locally sourced and produces a thick, strong pile that feels soft and fluffy underfoot. A small amount of shedding is to be expected from this natural fiber, but it’s worth it: its high pile is beloved for its wild, tousled texture.

How to Style This Rug

Medium rugs between 5’ x 8’ and 6’ x 9’ are loved for their versatility.

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