Loikaw Tribal Cushion Cover

£34.40

Fairly traded cushions made with fabric handwoven by the Chin ethnic people of Northwest Myanmar. Woven on traditional back strap and foot looms the patterns and motifs reflect Chin culture and its environment.

Most of the weavers are women who make textiles to supplement their primary income from farming.

The textiles are purchased ethically from an organisation in Yangon who provide a sustainable market place, business and design training to support the livelihood of the producers, many of whom are struggling to overcome basic needs, exclusion and poverty.

  • Cushion cover 45cm x 45cm
  • Hidden zip to the seam.
  • Cover only, inner sold separately
  • Fully lined front and back for extra quality the cushions are backed in off white cotton.
  • Please note as these are handmade cushions there may be slight imperfections, pulls in the thread or knots where a new piece of yarn has started.
  • Designs may vary slightly.

In 1973, The Thai Tribal Crafts (TTC) was established with main objective to provide opportunities for improving the quality of life of the tribal people in the Northern Thailand.

They have been a certified member of World Fair Trade Organisation (WFTO) since 2002 and operate fully under fair trade principles.

Regular price £34.40

Fairly traded cushions made with fabric handwoven by the Chin ethnic people of Northwest Myanmar. Woven on traditional back strap and foot looms the patterns and motifs reflect Chin culture and its environment.

Most of the weavers are women who make textiles to supplement their primary income from farming.

The textiles are purchased ethically from an organisation in Yangon who provide a sustainable market place, business and design training to support the livelihood of the producers, many of whom are struggling to overcome basic needs, exclusion and poverty.

  • Cushion cover 45cm x 45cm
  • Hidden zip to the seam.
  • Cover only, inner sold separately
  • Fully lined front and back for extra quality the cushions are backed in off white cotton.
  • Please note as these are handmade cushions there may be slight imperfections, pulls in the thread or knots where a new piece of yarn has started.
  • Designs may vary slightly.

In 1973, The Thai Tribal Crafts (TTC) was established with main objective to provide opportunities for improving the quality of life of the tribal people in the Northern Thailand.

They have been a certified member of World Fair Trade Organisation (WFTO) since 2002 and operate fully under fair trade principles.