ISSUE 35  |  The Last Gasp of Summer

Otomi Pillows from Le Marché St. George

August 27, 2012 7:30 PM

BY Julie Carlson

We've been on a bit of an Otomi bender lately (see Otomi Fabrics as Upholstery). Our latest find? Summery embroidered Otomi pillows from one of our favorite shops anywhere, Le Marché St. George in Vancouver.

Above: The Hand-Embroidered Pillows are available in several sizes and shapes; prices start at CA $72.95 for the smaller sizes. The patters, hand-embroidered by Mexican Otomi Indians, are reputed to be based on ancient cliff paintings

Above: The Hand-Embroidered Large Yellow Pillow is CA $145.95.

Above: The Hand-Embroidered Small Purple Pillow is CA $69.95.