Thursday, April 25, 2013

A Quilt - or...

Despite being in carpet factories in Turkey, China, and India - where we have always refused to even look at carpets - we both looked at this Kilim carpet from Morocco and wanted it. With the help of a local guide/minder secured by our tour guide to help us navigate the tricky passage ways of the medina in Marrakech, we did some hard negotiating and carried this 6' by 9' carpet home in my suitcase.  Hexagons are quite the rage in quilting.  This split-hexagon design could make a lovely quilt.  Hmmm....

3 comments:

sparklesax said...

Oh my awesomeness! That is a great carpet!

Carol G said...

I LOVE that carpet. Now I really have to plan a trip to Morocco.

emedoodle said...

Wow! That is one fabulous carpet! :)