Morocco, inside the dyers souk of Marrakech.

On a very hot August day, while strolling thru the street of Marrakesh’s souk , I  was attracted by the beautiful color of  yarns hanging to dry.

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I investigated further to find steam coming out of a cave like room made of stone.        The heat was intense and the steam almost blinding at times.

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The colors are vibrant and all created with natural dyes.

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The heat is indescribable , it must be experienced.
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Hung to dry
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This is the work that goes into a rug, 

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Photographs Ingrid kaempfert

 

 

 

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