AMONG EQUALS LIK LIK 2312 BILUM 2312
The Mat design is a creative, decorative pattern that can take many forms. Inspiration is taken from the floor mats that the women sit on when they come together to weave.
This Bilum is handwoven from 100% wool yarn using traditional weaving techniques.
Small size body and long strap length.
Composition: 80% Acrylic 20% Wool
Dimensions: 16cm wide, 19cm high, 107cm strap
Weaver Details: Among Equals mission is to empower the weavers of Papua New Guinea by generating life-changing income for marginalised women living in underprivileged settlements in Port Moresby. Each Bilum takes around six weeks to make and communicates life stories through pattern and colour.From the proceeds the weavers are able to support their families and pay for crucial services such as a school bus which connects students from remote regions to daily learning.
Care: To clean bag, remove pom pom and tassel, cold machine wash and line dry.