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Pajaritos Cushion

CHF120.00
PAJARITOS CUSHION
Quantity
: 13
  • Our pillows are made by the Wayuu men in the arid region of la Guajira in Venezuela. 

  • 100% handmade at zero CO2 emissions! 40 cm x 40 cm, which fits most common cushions. 

  • This craft has been a spiritual technique of the Wayuu men to meditate, creating thereby meaningful art.

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Inspired in indigenous mythology 
Birds play an important role in indigenous people’s myth. For example, believe the Wayuu that before humans lived on earth, it was ruled by birds. Even today birds like the eagle represents the Ipuana Wayuu clan. Birds stand for a mythical ancestor who emblematically marks the family groups as a totem.

Made in Venezuela
Venezuela is after Haiti the second poorest country in South America! With your order, you are helping the Wayuu indigenous people in Venezuela to secure an income. Each design reflects elements of Mother Nature such as plants, animals, birds, the sun and the darkness. The production of the tapestry is a good source of income for the Wayuu in Venezuela. Especially, because the indigenous people earn in Colombian pesos. Thereby, escaping the high inflation rate in Venezuela.

Material: Polyacrylic yarn 100% produced by the factory Miratex in Colombia. Azo dye-free, Iso-Standard 9001: 2000.

Inspired in indigenous mythology 
Birds play an important role in indigenous people’s myth. For example, believe the Wayuu that before humans lived on earth, it was ruled by birds. Even today birds like the eagle represents the Ipuana Wayuu clan. Birds stand for a mythical ancestor who emblematically marks the family groups as a totem.

Made in Venezuela
Venezuela is after Haiti the second poorest country in South America! With your order, you are helping the Wayuu indigenous people in Venezuela to secure an income. Each design reflects elements of Mother Nature such as plants, animals, birds, the sun and the darkness. The production of the tapestry is a good source of income for the Wayuu in Venezuela. Especially, because the indigenous people earn in Colombian pesos. Thereby, escaping the high inflation rate in Venezuela.

Material: Polyacrylic yarn 100% produced by the factory Miratex in Colombia. Azo dye-free, Iso-Standard 9001: 2000.