Rich Ikat Red and IndigoFlores Cushion Covers
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This cushion is made up of the traditional cloth woven on Flores using natural dyes and traditional ikat motifs. This reds colours are achieved by multiple dyes from the bark of the root of Morinda citrifolia and the blues from Indigofera tinctoria. The solid colour backing is made by the weavers in Sikka on Flores using indigo dyes are well.
The motif on this cushion is called naga lalan in Sikka Krowe and depicts the footprint of a dragon and is said to symbolise luck.
These handmade natural dyed cushions would be exquisite on a couch, chair or bed.
Woven in Flores, 2019.
57 x 37 cm / 22.5 x 14.5 in