This beaded pattern represents the iconic beaded Maasai necklace on this 100% locally-sourced cotton pillow cover that is hand painted and crafted by Zambian artisans. The cover has a vent closure and can be washed by hand or machine in warm water with mild detergent.
Pillow cover measures 18" x 18" and includes a 20" X 20" pillow insert.
Tribal Textiles provides sustainable employment, training and a pleasant working environment for more than 100 Zambian men and women in the South Luangwa Valley. The time-intensive drawing, sewing and painting with natural pigment colors yielding such exquisite, high quality textiles are done by hand on 100% African-sourced cotton. Individual designs are hand-painted drawing inspiration from the stunning Zambian wildlife and surroundings. Baking in an industrial oven makes the stunning textiles color fast and washable. The fabric is washed and dried in the sunshine, ready to be sewn into stunning pillow covers, table runners, bags, and more.