Syria, Sabbara, Amal Cushion Cover
Product name: Amal
Type of product: Cushion cover with traditional Syrian embroidery, made by refugee women artisans
Description (story of the item):
This cushion is called Amal which means hope in Arabic. It was one of our first designs and it came out of hoping for a better future for Syria. It is based on a traditional design with a modern update. It is made with love by Syrian refugee artisan Mona, who says: “My husband keeps saying that I am the master of the house now. He tells the kids that they need to ask me for money if they need something, as I am the breadwinner. With the money I earn, I pay the rent and for the children's schooling."
Materials: 100% cotton threads. 100% cotton fringe and backed with 100% linen.
Measurements / size: 40x35cm
Availability / stock level: This cushion is made to order and takes 3 months to make.