Natural Bilum
$250.00

Highlands

Natural Bilum

  • Woven using natural fibres
  • The bush twine used to weave the bilum is made using the traditional technique of hand rolling plant fibres into twine over the knee
  • Dyed using natural pigments made from plants and ochres
  • Medium body and a long strap length
  • The patterns are inspired by the surrounding environment, lineage and life of the artisan
  • Hand made raffia pom and tassel in sage
  • Made in Madagascar
    • 44cm wide
    • 38cm high
    • 127cm strap

    Hand made in the Natural region of Papua New Guinea. 

    Due to the natural fibres used, exposure to water and harsh sunlight may cause damage.

    To clean bag, hang in direct sunlight for a couple of hours and shake out.

    Embellishments

    • Hand made raffia pom and tassel in sage
    • Made in Madagascar

      Dimensions

      • 44cm wide
      • 38cm high
      • 127cm strap

      Weaver Details

      Hand made in the Natural region of Papua New Guinea. 

      Care

      Due to the natural fibres used, exposure to water and harsh sunlight may cause damage.

      To clean bag, hang in direct sunlight for a couple of hours and shake out.