This 100% Hand-woven cotton "Hela" pillow is embroidered with striking designs in black wool and finished with petite tassels.
The traditional motif featured on this pillow cover and its striking design inspired us to name it after one of the inspiring women behind this collaboration.
Each pillow is watchfully spun, woven and embroidered by a small mother-daughter led group of women in Tunisia’s capital city, Tunis. Ethically crafted in Tunisia.
Pillow insert: made from non-allergenic polyester micro-fiber and the outer lining is high thread count cotton.
Care: Hand wash only.
Color: Natural with black wool
Size: 18" x 18"
This fair trade home and lifestyle brand have had long-term partnerships with talented artisans in India, Ethiopia, Guatemala, and Kenya who work in women-led small businesses. By developing healthy, sustainable, and profitable partnerships, they are able to bring artisanal handcrafted pieces to a global market. These artisans create beautifully unique natural fiber handspun and hand-woven textiles and baskets.
Handcrafted with skillful hands and careful attention, each piece has unique qualities in natural texture, softness, and color. They are committed to providing high-quality jobs to their suppliers as well as unique products for their customers.
By creating a sustainable niche for these artisans, they help to ensure their craft supports the health, education, and economic stability of their families. They believe that conscious consumerism — in which the act of buying is also one of giving — is a powerful way to effect change.
- Fair Trade
- Supports Artisans
- Fair Wage
- Creates Jobs
- Creates Employment
- Prevents Poverty