Tentmakers of Cairo

From the heart of Old Islamic Cairo, the intricate, colorful, designs and calligraphy will transport you.
  • Gallery: Entel Family Gallery




The Market of the Tentmakers is in the heart of Old Islamic Cairo. Tentmaker work is brilliantly colored appliqué and is historically made by men. The designs are intricate often derived from Mosque floors and Koranic calligraphy. Demo + Guest Appearance by the Tentmakers @ DFAC