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Made Trade // August Sage Apus Pillow

$135.00

DESCRIPTION: The Apus pillow is the best of both worlds, minimalistic style meets chic. From our Apus collection made by our artisan partners in Peru, each pillow is handcrafted using a traditional backstrap loom. The technique used for this pillow dates back to before the Inca period. Our Apus pillow features duo vertical thin black stripes design on the front with solid ivory cotton backing. Each pillow is finished with tiered coordinating black and white pom tassels. Great piece to create a layered look or as a bold stand alone statement piece.Each pillow takes a few days to complete. All made with 100% pima cotton from Peru in a fair-trade environment. Pillow cover comes with an insert.DETAILSDimensions: 20”H x 20”W Materials: Pima cotton Colors: Black and white stripes with black and white tiered pom tasselsOrigin: PeruComes with pillow insert and hidden zipper in the back. Due to the handmade nature of these pillow, there may be imperfections and flaws that are not considered defects.CARE Spot clean with water and gentle soap. Dry clean recommendedFounded by sisters Rowena and Lily Lei, August Sage is a women-run company based in New Mexico and Washington State. Rowena and Lily design unique, modern pieces for the home, all handcrafted by artisan communities around the world. Each August Sage piece is 100% handmade and sourced through fair trade practices using natural and sustainable materials and processes. August Sage’s mission is to provide lasting economic opportunities to artisans, and to celebrate and preserve the unique and diverse heritage of the artisans they partner with. All artisan partners are paid living wages allowing them to provide for themselves, and afford healthcare and education for their families.

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DESCRIPTION: The Apus pillow is the best of both worlds, minimalistic style meets chic. From our Apus collection made by our artisan partners in Peru, each pillow is handcrafted using a traditional backstrap loom. The technique used for this pillow dates back to before the Inca period. Our Apus pillow features duo vertical thin black stripes design on the front with solid ivory cotton backing. Each pillow is finished with tiered coordinating black and white pom tassels. Great piece to create a layered look or as a bold stand alone statement piece.Each pillow takes a few days to complete. All made with 100% pima cotton from Peru in a fair-trade environment. Pillow cover comes with an insert.DETAILSDimensions: 20”H x 20”W Materials: Pima cotton Colors: Black and white stripes with black and white tiered pom tasselsOrigin: PeruComes with pillow insert and hidden zipper in the back. Due to the handmade nature of these pillow, there may be imperfections and flaws that are not considered defects.CARE Spot clean with water and gentle soap. Dry clean recommendedFounded by sisters Rowena and Lily Lei, August Sage is a women-run company based in New Mexico and Washington State. Rowena and Lily design unique, modern pieces for the home, all handcrafted by artisan communities around the world. Each August Sage piece is 100% handmade and sourced through fair trade practices using natural and sustainable materials and processes. August Sage’s mission is to provide lasting economic opportunities to artisans, and to celebrate and preserve the unique and diverse heritage of the artisans they partner with. All artisan partners are paid living wages allowing them to provide for themselves, and afford healthcare and education for their families.

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Made Trade is here to make the world a more beautiful place, holding ourselves and brands to a higher ethical standard. Putting artistry above efficiency, fair wages above profits, sustainability above mass production and quality craftsmanship above mindless consumption. They believe in transparency above all, hand-selecting only the most artfully-designed, ethically-made goods that put people and our planet first. If you're a conscious consumer or eco-friendly shopper, you'll fall in love with Made Trade's ethical women's clothing, jewelry and gifts to sustainable home goods. What's more: they are also part of the 1% for the Planet movement - a global network of businesses, nonprofits and individuals working together to accelerate smart environmental giving.
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