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Atardecer Hus He Pillow Cover
Atardecer Hus He Pillow Cover
Atardecer Hus He Pillow Cover
Atardecer Hus He Pillow Cover

Atardecer Hus He Pillow Cover

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$89.00
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$89.00
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This pillow cover features the "hus he" [hoos hay] bird design passed from mothers to daughters in the Ixil region through typical motifs of the traditional woven blouse (huipil) of San Juan Cotzal. 

While origin stories are disputed, Ixil women nowadays point to designs such as the "hus he" design as a representation of living in harmony with nature.

 Weavers: Sara and Isabela
 Technique: Backstrap loom with brocade design
 Time to weave: 2 days
 Seamstress: María
 Origin: Cotzal, El Quiché, Guatemala
 Fits 18X18 and 20X20-inch pillow inserts
 Materials: 100% Cotton (front), 100% upcycled cotton from
The New Denim Project (back), a Guatemalan denim upcycling initiative.
 Care: Machine wash and dry, delicate cycle, turned inside out
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Beautiful pillow cover!

Excellent artisanal quality, in lovely colors that will work well with both modern and traditional decor. The "hus he" is both fun and meaningful.

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