This cushion is made up of the traditional cloth using a ikat technique made by the weavers of Amanuban on the island of Timor. The back panel is a hearty handspun cotton woven on a backstop loom and dyed to a deep rust using sustainably harvested Ceriops tagal bark from Papua.
The motif on this textile is called ma'kaif refers to a hooked pattern that represents interconnectedness.
These handmade natural dyed cushions would be exquisite on a couch, chair or bed. Each cushion cover comes with an inner lining with zipper so all that is required is for you to add the Dacron and enjoy your handmade pillow.
Ikat with natural dyes on cotton and woven in Timor, 2023. Size 58 x 38 cm / 23 x 15 in