AlNour: The Story
There is a story behind every product in the El Fenn boutique. And that of the beautiful embroidered linens by Al Nour is one of the most powerful. Because AlNour is a social enterprise that works with disabled women to provide vital employment and financial
The Artisans of Morocco – Zellige Tiling
Mention Moroccan design and one thing will usually top the list: zellige tiling. The intricate shapes, patterns and colours of zellige mosaics are a key element of Moroccan interiors. Cut into a variety of shapes and configurations, the tiling has been used for centuries to create
THE ARTISANS OF MORROCO – LEATHER
The leather floors at El Fenn are a key element of our look, beloved by many guests - and, like so many aspects of our rooms, handmade by a team of expert artisans.The floors have been a feature here ever since we opened in 2004.
The Artisans of Morocco: Tadelakt
TRADITIONAL artisanal skills have been passed from generation to generation over centuries in Morocco. They are a fascinating, and integral part, of the culture here. In the first of a new series, we dive into the history and use of one of the most iconic