"Is it truly black and white? Looks like beige or cream on screen"
Love the design of the cushion cover as it gives the room a new and different look. The only issue to me is you have to buy a same size pillow cusion to insert into the covers which is an extra expense....
Set of Two Cotton 'Four Directions' Cushion Covers (Guatemala)by Novica
ITEM#: 13927617This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
Woven by hand, black and white stripes point to the four directions of Maya tradition in this set of two cushion covers. Women from Aj Quen in Guatemala create the beautiful cushion covers that feature zipper openings on plain backs.
- Colors: Black, white
- Material: 100-percent cotton
- Care instructions: Machine wash separately in cold water, dry on low heat
- Cushion(s) not included
- Features a zipper closure
- Dimensions: 20 inches long x 20 inches wide
Story Behind the Art:
Aj Quen is one of Guatemala's oldest non-profit weaving associations, founded in 1989. The association includes 26 artisan groups for a total of 800 craftspeople, of whom 96 percent are Maya women. Most work from home. The association works with community development, teaching reading and writing. Aj Quen weaves more than fabric. They weave culture.
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
Please allow 10 business days for the product to leave our warehouse and to receive tracking information. You should expect to receive this item within 15 business days.
|Set Includes||Two Pillows|
|Dimensions||20 inches long x 20 inches wide|
|Country of Origin||Guatemala|
Ethnic Kantha Stitch Tropical Birds Cushion Cover , Handmade in India
Today: $21.49 - $22.49
Set of 2 Cotton 'Choral' Cushion Covers (India)
Set of Two Polyester 'Meeting Eyes' Cushion Covers , Handmade in India
Wool 'Andean Dream' Cushion Cover (Peru)
Embroidered Patchwork Pillow Cover (Guatemala)
Sale: $35.99 - $40.49
Wool 'Monte Alban Majesty' Cushion Cover (Mexico)
Handcrafted Wool 'Fish' Zapotec Cushion Cover (Mexico)
Set of Two Cotton 'Desert Sapphire' Cushion Covers (India)
Love the design of the cushion cover as it gives the room a new and different look. The only issue to me is you have to buy a same size pillow cusion to insert into the covers which is an extra expense.Read More
Questions & Answers
Thank you for your interest. The white is an off-white, but not as warm as beige or cream. Please feel free to contact us again with any further questions.
Shopping Tips & Inspiration
Best Reasons to Buy Worldstock Decorative Accessories
Best Reasons to Buy Worldstock Decorative Accessoriesfrom Overstock.com. Our guides provide customers with information about the best reasons to buy worldstock decorative accessories.
Worldstock Home Decor Tips
Worldstock Home Decor Tips from Overstock.com. Our guides provide customers with information about Worldstock home decor tips.
When to Replace Household Items
With our busy lives, there are little things that often get overlooked, like keeping track of how long we’ve used our pillows or bath towels. However, replacing these things in a timely fashion is efficient and helpful in having a smoothly run household.
Best Home Decor Gifts for Christmas
Get the most popular Christmas gifts for the home. You can wrap up the best home decor presents of 2016 when you shop these gift ideas. Shop our huge selection of home decor at Overstock.com.
Feng Shui Tips
Feng shui helps people bring balance to their lives. Read feng shui tips and be inspired to make small changes that have big impact.
5 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day
5 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day from Overstock.com. Earth Day is April 22. Here are five ways to celebrate and help take care of the planet.
How to Get Your Home Ready for Summer
How to Get Your Home Ready for Summer from Overstock.com. Get your home ready for the heat before it arrives.
Top 10 Things Every New Home Needs
Top 10 Things Every New Home Needs from Overstock.com. You don't have to buy everything at once, but you'll want to buy these ten things for your home as soon as you move in.
5 Easy Ways to Make a New Home Cozy
5 Easy Ways to Make a New Home Cozy from Overstock.com. Does your new house feel like a home? Try these easy tricks for making a new place feel cozy.
Make Your Guest Room a Sweet Suite
Make Your Guest Room a Sweet Suite from Overstock.com. This guide will show you how to make any guest's time in your home both restful and unforgettable.