Ifugao Mud-Dye Scarf
One of a Kind
Dyed with the mud of the Ifugao Rice Terraces. A light-weight, handwoven scarf woven by Ifugao Nation from Kiangan, Ifugao. Woven by the Kiyyangan Weavers Association, these weaves help support the Save the Ifugao Rice Terraces Movement (SITMo) and its conservation work. Inspired by traditional Ifugao weaving patterns, this scarf was created for sale to be worn by all.
- Materials: 100% Cotton, featuring Philippine HABI farm-grown cotton.
- Make: Completely handmade using binobodan resist-dye technique, nilihha/pinili supplementary warp and kinulduhan plain weave techniques. Gray color derived from the mud of the Ifugao Rice Terraces. Handwoven on backstrap looms in the Ifugao tradition.
- Provenance: From the culture bearers at the SITMo and the Kiyyangan Weavers association in Kiangan, Ifugao.
- Patterns: Various including the hinikkitan (a symbol of the weaver gods; the weaver's shuttle), binanniya (lizard symbol for wealth and nobility), and hinulgi (complex diamond pattern) complex.
- Care: Hand wash and air dry or dry clean. Do not cut.
- 100% of the proceeds will be used to further support Ifugao Nation also towards Typhoon Relief in Cagayan
Read more about Ifugao Nation here.