Exclusive hand embroidered pillow cover from Chamula in Chiapas, Mexico

Regular price $ 89.00

Very exclusive pillow case, woven by hand on a traditional loom from black Chamula wool*.

After that it is hand embroidered by de indigenous women from Chamula, with thread that is coloured with natural products like, flowers, seed, etc.

*In Chamula they have sheep in 3 unique breeds: White/black, grey and reddish brown.The Sheep are double coated and often have 2 sets of horns. The undercoat is spun into fine strong warp yarns, while the coarse long undercoat is used for weft. (Maya Threads, A woven History of Chiapas)

Details:

Cover only. (2 available)

50 x 50 cm/ 20 inch

Care: Wash by hand

Price is for 1 in USD. Ships worldwide.