Nusantara, Cradle of Life
BRAND PARTNER: Gypsied
Truntum, kawung, sekar jagad. These heritage motifs designed in one batik piece make the Nusantara special.
When combined, the truntum (love), kawung (community), sekar (flowers) and jagad (world), — it represents a union — of people, nature and the planet. The intricacy of this piece highlights the work and patience of artisans in bringing it to life. Earthy colours symbolise the warmth hospitality of the Javanese who are known to be mindful of the feelings of those around them. This is a piece for keepsakes.
Time taken to make: 3 months
Other things you should know
Exclusive, only one piece available.
Comes gift ready and packaged in our custom gift box and tissue.
Textile measures 2.4m x 1m.
Base of batik is primissima cotton, with a thread count of 100% cotton.
Textile is drawn and dyed by batik artisans, minor inconsistencies are to be expected. However this is what makes each piece unique.
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Gypsied supports rural communities in South East Asia where textiles continue to be a vital form of expression and textile-making a way of life. Through their work, they aim to both maintain the region's collective heritage and contribute to a sustainable standard of living for artisans. Gypsied works closely with textile artisans, textile cooperatives and expert craftsmen. They believe in fair trade, choosing to work with partners who embody the same values.