A Captivating Brown and Cream Vintage Moroccan Kilim Rug, Country of Origin: Morocco, Circa Date: Mid 20th Century – There is nothing that beats the earthiness and natural feel of a mid-20th century Moroccan rug. This is an authentic vintage tribal piece, but it is perfectly suited to today’s modern styles that reflect elements of the natural world. This gorgeous rug in natural colors is the quintessential Boho chic piece that would be the perfect base for a room that features natural materials, baskets, terracotta, fluffy pillows, and lots of plants.
During the mid-20th century, styles began to reflect man’s connection to the natural world. During this time, authentic Moroccan rugs and other “primitive” pieces became widely popular. They were added to midcentury modern rooms to soften the angles and hard lines. Now, they are popular once again for many of the same reasons. Only now, they are used in an even wider range of interior styles.
The gorgeous range of browns in this vintage rug are organic, and they are colors found in natural wool. The traditional designs of the Beni Ourain tribes of Morocco have changed little over the past few centuries. They remain a primitive people that are intimately connected to their ancestral traditions. The symbols on this carpet are symbolic and convey a message or language to those who understand them. In this way, it brings us a bit closer to our primitive roots, too.
This carpet is an authentic mid-20th century piece, and modern designers often imitate these traditional designs. However, they cannot imitate the character and unique tribal feel of a traditional Moroccan rug. This piece is a design essential for any décor style that reflects the natural world. It is the perfect addition that gives an organic and soothing feel to the space. It will transform your room into the perfect relaxing retreat from the world.