These pillowcases apply skillful Oma embroidery techniques to a modern design and palette. The swirl motif reminiscent of a fern plant is traditional to Oma clothing, but is usually stitched in red with a black cotton background. Here it is of a neutral brown, using a crisp natural linen as a base.
Back with envelope style closure.
SIZE: 40 x 40 cm
Approximately 50% of the price of this product goes directly back to the village producers, who are mainly rural minority women. TAEC is certified by Fair Trade Laos, and promotes livelihoods based on traditional skills. To learn more, visit our "Handicrafts and Livelihoods" page.