Big Yakan lumbar pillow cover from Philippines
This pillow cover was handwoven following an intricate process. From preparing and dyeing the yarn, arranging them to produce the desired design and operating the wooden handloom with the synchronized movement of both hands, using techniques passed on through generations.
The weaves of the Yakan serve as a testament to the resourcefulness of the tribe. This variant of the Yakan further highlights the tribe's connection with nature, showing patterns that appear to replicate the landscape of the world around them.
Cover only, zipper at bottom
40 x 95 cm/ 16 x 37 inch
Hand- or machine wash in gentle cycle using lukewarm water
60% cotton, 40% polyester
Fairtrade: By buying this item you are helping keep the Yakan tradition alive.