Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Piupiu & Pua - May 2014 (NZ)

This small piupiu is made in the traditional method where the harakeke (NZ flax) is left to dry and curl into small hanging lengths while the exposed muka fibre at the other end is hand woven to join the strands together.  Copper binding has been used to create the pattern.

Materials: Harakeke, Hemp, Pua and Copper
Dimensions: 420 (W) x 170 (H)
Price: $475

Follow this link to see more about making a piupiu

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