Highlands Bilum Bag – Among Equals

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Highlands Bilum Bag

This bilum is from the Highlands, a chain of mountain ranges that run from the east to the west of PNG.

It has been handmade using traditional knowledge and skills that are passed down through generations. Made using wool and cotton yarns it is durable and one of a kind. The bags design is inspired by the traditional skin pik and diamonds. It has been embellished with a raffia tassel and pom in pale pink made in Madagascar.

From the sale of this bag the weaver is able to provide support to her family and access to health care for her and her children. Each bag comes with information about the weaver, what the pattern is inspired by and how the sale of the bag impacts the weaver and her family's life. 

Dimensions 41cm wide x 31cm high x 51cm strap length.