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Traditional Textile Lospalos 2

$140.00


62cm wide by 242cm long. This one-off traditional textile is 100% cotton & hand-woven in Timor-Leste by LO’UD Cooperative weavers. Produced for celebrations such as weddings & new life, the bold & muted colours were selected by the weaver. Featuring Futus, an intricate tie-dye technique used for creating motifs of cultural significance. Traditional design sewn for customary wear.

1 in stock

Please remember all goods are plant-dyed and hand-woven by weavers in Timor-Leste.
Each textile is a unique expression of the personality and creativity of each weaver, and just like the women, size and colours vary slightly, making each individual textile equally unique!

Care & Wash Instructions:
Natural dyes have a unique temperament and character. They are made from leaves, roots, barks and muds at the hands of master dyers. They age in a beautiful way when kept out of direct sunlight, which can increase fading. These textiles are best hand-washed separately with very mild, non-caustic soap in cool water. Dry flat in shade.

Dimensions 242 x 62 cm

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