Exclusive hand embroidered pillow cover from Chamula in Chiapas, Mexico
Exclusive hand embroidered pillow cover from Chamula in Chiapas, Mexico
Exclusive hand embroidered pillow cover from Chamula in Chiapas, Mexico
Exclusive hand embroidered pillow cover from Chamula in Chiapas, Mexico
Exclusive hand embroidered pillow cover from Chamula in Chiapas, Mexico
Exclusive hand embroidered pillow cover from Chamula in Chiapas, Mexico

Exclusive hand embroidered pillow cover from Chamula in Chiapas, Mexico

Regular price $ 89 now $ 71.20

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:

Origin: Chiapas, Mexico

Cover only. 

50 x 50 cm/ 20 inch

Care: Wash by hand

Price is for 1 in USD. Ships worldwide.

Fairtrade product: By buying this item you are helping keep the Chamula tradition alive.

Exclusive hand embroidered pillow cover from Chamula in Chiapas, Mexico
Exclusive hand embroidered pillow cover from Chamula in Chiapas, Mexico
Exclusive hand embroidered pillow cover from Chamula in Chiapas, Mexico
Exclusive hand embroidered pillow cover from Chamula in Chiapas, Mexico