The Marrakech City Guide

New shops are luring tourists out of the medina to Marrakech's old European quarter, Guéliz.
Marrakech City Guide: Bronze filigree lantern from Yahya Création.
Bronze filigree lantern from Yahya Création. Photo courtesy of Yahya Création.

Shop in Marrakech

Yahya Création

The showroom of Morocco's famous lantern designer reopened last May. At right, a bronze filigree lantern from Yahya Création ($1,840).

Joanna Bristow's Murano bead Yasmina necklace.
© Alan Keohane/still-images.net

Joanna Bristow Jewelry

Joanna Bristow's jewelry line for the Royal Mansour hotel was such a hit that she now meets customers by appointment at her workshop to create bespoke, Berber-inspired pieces. At left, Bristow's Murano bead "Yasmina" necklace ($375).

Bab Hotel

The Moor-meets-Miami-style Bab Hotel has a boutique from emerging fashion designer Fadila El Gadi.

PUBLISHED May 2011

YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE