Shopping in the design district of Marrakech – Sidi Ghanem
Atelier Nihal – boutique in Marrakech Atelier Nihal is a perfect example of the blend of European design combined with Moroccan skills. It has been around for 11 years. The designer, Marion Verdier, designs and produces traditional and bespoke hand-woven fabrics on traditional hand looms. The difference between her work and what is made
Via Notti is another store in the design district of Sidi Ghanem, in Marrakesh. It makes beautiful bed and bath linens from high-quality fabrics and adds some really lovely embroidery. 219 Industrial Zone, Route de Safi.
www.ardevivre.com Magasin Général A relative newcomer to the Sidi Ghanem design district, the Magasin Général sells modern and vintage furniture — with some unique designs. Large showroom with a general store atmosphere. 369 Sidi Ghanem, Marrakech Tel. 05 24 33 66 73
Marrakesh has a whole district of designers located on the outskirts of Marrakech along the road to Safi. It’s called Sidi Ghanem and if you’re serious about shopping, it’s the place to head for. It does not look chic — in fact it’s the industrial area of Marrakech with factories, stoneworks and plumbing stores BUT