Lūm Wall Tapestry
Lūm textiles express the Sumbanese traditions through the weaving techniques using a backstrap loom. Intricately hand-loomed and hand-twisted, these are designed for practical use in the home. Not only suitable as beautiful wall tapestries, these multipurpose pieces are also appropriate to be used as decorative table runners for special occasions. The Indigo tone has undergone cold-dyeing process using Indigofera Tinctoria plants, whereas the Lava tone is achieved by hand-dying the yarns using local Morinda roots, a native flora to the Sumbanese soil.
Full Panel - a single smooth-surfaced textile, made out of two mirroring panels handwoven together.
Two Panel - two-panel smooth-surfaced textiles, made out of two mirroring panels handstitched uniquely down the middle using the signature Sumbanese stitching technique.
Dimension: 60(w)cm x 90(l)cm. 100% locally grown Indonesian raw cotton fibres.
Handloomed by our skilled artisans in the eastern regions of Indonesia, these wall tapestries are made exclusively in collaboration with RŪPAHAUS.