Patchwork print on one side reminiscent of traditional African symbolizing unity, community and the diverse heritage of different African cultures. The other is a solid chosen print that lets you appreciate the details of the design. Express your appreciation for African culture and aesthetics with these beautifully made pillows. Zipper closure. Remove cover to wash. Wash with like colour, do not bleach. Hang to dry. Follow with a warm iron. Measures 18” x 18”
cowrie shell print. Africa comprises of numerous distinct cultures and belief systems. Therefore the significance of cowrie shells can vary widely across different regions and communities within the continent. Here are some symbolic meanings of cowrie shells in the African context: symbol of wealth and status, spiritual significance, divination and oracles cultural adornment, rites of passage rituals, ancestral connections, connection to the ocean and water deities, symbol of femininity and fertility are just some of what they symbolize. Different print on the other side. Pillow measures 18” x 18”. Zipper closure. Machine wash like colours. Hang to dry.