wAXAw - Tuareg Necklace, Sahara - Pulp Turquoise The Tuareg are Berber people with a traditionally nomadic pastoralist lifestyle. They are the principal inhabitants of the Saharan interior of North Africa.

WAXAW Ethno-Pop Roots Waxaw is a way to hand down artisans’ stories and their culture through handcraft.

wAXAw - Handcrafted Tuareg parure, Sahara Tuareg Crosses were originally passed down from father to son when the boy reached puberty. The father would say “I give you the four corners of the world as one cannot know where one will die” (only big cross still available)

WAXAW Ethno-Pop Roots Waxaw is a way to hand down artisans’ stories and their culture through handcraft.

wAXAw - Rings, Morocco The flag of Morocco is made of a red field with a black-bordered green pentacle. The red background represents hardiness, bravery, strength and valour, while the green represents the colour of Islam, five-pointed star represents the seal of Solomon.

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wAXAw - Hair Clips, Tuja Wood - Morocco “Thuya” is a genus of evergreen coniferous tree, cypress family, also known as Barbary Thuja, endemic to the western Mediterranean region. This hard and aromatic wood is very used in Moroccan handcraft field.

WAXAW Ethno-Pop Roots Waxaw is a way to hand down artisans’ stories and their culture through handcraft.

wAXAw - Earrings, Morocco “Fibula” is decorative, symbolic, and functional. Its size and weight indicate the status of Berber women; the shape, the inverted triangle, represents the female form. It also clasp the mantle.

wAXAw - Earrings, Morocco “Fibula” is decorative, symbolic, and functional.

wAXAw - parure, Morocco/ Pakistan/ Nepal/ India

WAXAW Ethno-Pop Roots Waxaw is a way to hand down artisans’ stories and their culture through handcraft.

wAXAW - Morocco / Mali - Gazelle Horn and Moroccan Silver “Cornes de Gazelle”, popular Moroccan pastry. They are stuffed with almond paste scented with orange flower water and cinnamon,curved into horn-shaped crescents. They’re frequently served at special occasions.

WAXAW Ethno-Pop Roots Waxaw is a way to hand down artisans’ stories and their culture through handcraft.

wAXAW - Morocco / Mali - Gazelle Horn and Moroccan Silver “Cornes de Gazelle”, popular Moroccan pastry. They are stuffed with almond paste scented with orange flower water and cinnamon,curved into horn-shaped crescents. They’re frequently served at special occasions.

WAXAW Ethno-Pop Roots Waxaw is a way to hand down artisans’ stories and their culture through handcraft.

wAXAw - Rings - Morocco, Pakistan, Nepal

WAXAW Ethno-Pop Roots Waxaw is a way to hand down artisans’ stories and their culture through handcraft.

wAXAw - Rings - Morocco, Pakistan, Nepal

WAXAW Ethno-Pop Roots Waxaw is a way to hand down artisans’ stories and their culture through handcraft.

wAXAw - Parure - Morocco, India Carnelian is a brownish-red mineral variety of chalcedony coloured by impurities of iron oxide. Its colour varies from pinkish-orange to a deep brown. Carnelian is believed to help timid speakers become eloquent. Ancient warriors wore Carnelian around their neck for courage and power to conquer their enemies.

WAXAW Ethno-Pop Roots Waxaw is a way to hand down artisans’ stories and their culture through handcraft.

wAXAw - Bracelets, Morocco

WAXAW Ethno-Pop Roots Waxaw is a way to hand down artisans’ stories and their culture through handcraft.

wAXAw - Necklaces, Morocco In Berber culture the tent is traditionally builded for the first time during the marriage ceremony and is considered an extension of the union.

WAXAW Ethno-Pop Roots Waxaw is a way to hand down artisans’ stories and their culture through handcraft.

wAXAw - Necklaces, Morocco - Glass and Resin “Houara” is a folk dance that includes several men and only one woman. All dancers make a packed circle and take turns coming into the middle to show off complex choreographies. May come into the circle either one man alone or two men together. As the rhythm speeds up, the woman rushes into the centre of the circle to end the dance. The Houara has traditionally been used as a spiritual folk dance by Berber tribes.

WAXAW Ethno-Pop Roots Waxaw is a way to hand down artisans’ stories and their culture through handcraft.

wAXAw - Necklace, Morocco Chefchaouen or Chaouen, as it is often called by Moroccans, is a city in northwest Morocco, close to Tangier. The name refers to the shape of the mountain tops above the town, that look like the two horns (chaoua) of a goat. It is noted for its buildings in shades of blue.

WAXAW Ethno-Pop Roots Waxaw is a way to hand down artisans’ stories and their culture through handcraft.

wAXAw - Rings, Pakistan Culture is the way of life, customs, beliefs, morals, art, knowledge of a particular group of people at a particular time.

WAXAW Ethno-Pop Roots Waxaw is a way to hand down artisans’ stories and their culture through handcraft.

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