Cushion CoverTraditional Textiles
This cushion is made up of the traditional cloth woven in Rindi on the island of Sumba using natural dyes with traditional ikat motifs and supplementary patterning technique. The solid coloured back panel of this pillow is made from handspun heirloom cotton and woven by the community of weavers in Tuban Java. The elephant motif standing on either side of the ‘tree of life’ in this case a cotton tree. These supplementary motifs are part of a woman’s trousseau at her marriage from her mothers’ treasured patterns. These handmade natural dyed cushions would be exquisite on a couch, chair or bed.
Woven in Rindi, Sumba , 2019.
63 x 45 cm / 25 x 17.5 in