Lavender Vintage Baule no. 1
Insert not Included. Available for purchase HERE
The fabric for this lumbar pillow is vintage Baule sourced from the Ivory Coast and handmade by artisans. The pillow cover is finished with our natural linen blend backing and closed by a hidden zipper.
Please be aware that, being uniquely handcrafted, every pillow is one of a kind, resulting in subtle variations between pieces and minor imperfections. While our website's imagery provides a close representation of the craftsmanship, please understand that the item you receive may not be an exact replica.
Care Instructions: Please practice caution when stuffing your pillow case with an insert. Many of these fabrics are vintage and must be handled delicately. We recommend spot treating.
All orders placed after 1 PM PST will start processing on the next business day. Please allow 2-5 business days for standard processing.
Pillow handmade in Los Angeles.
OriginBaule fabrics, renowned for their intricate patterns and vibrant colors, originate from the Baule people, an ethnic group residing primarily in the central region of Ivory Coast in West Africa. The Baule are well-known for their rich artistic traditions, including weaving, beadwork, and pottery. Baule fabrics, in particular, are woven using traditional techniques passed down through generations. The fabric designs often feature geometric patterns, symbols, and motifs that hold cultural and spiritual significance within the Baule community. These fabrics are not just a form of artistic expression but also serve as a means of communication, reflecting the wearer's identity, social status, and affiliations. Baule fabrics have gained international recognition for their beauty and craftsmanship, making them highly sought after in the global fashion and textile industry.
Looking for inspiration? Check out our blog post on 7 Ways to Style an Extra Long Lumbar Pillow.