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  • Writer's pictureSamia

Why Tatreez? A Personal Reflection

Tatreez is a centuries-old craft iconic of Palestinian heritage, but that is not solely why I practice tatreez. Tatreez is a medium and a message - it is a language all on its own. In my own practice, the motifs and patterns of tatreez gave words and feelings to emotions I couldn’t process otherwise at different times of my life.