Ikat weaving, especially those from the East Nusa Tenggara region, is gaining popularity. The weaving maestros from each of these regions produce works of woven cloth with different patterns. Each of them has characteristics that are hard to copy.
Tenun Ayutopas NTT has been one of felistianova favourite to make a creation with. The pattern usually shows naturalistic figure which can be found easily in NTT people's residence.
In this Gawi Collection we want to offer oversized Totebag that is elegant and bold with a selected pattern of woven and combination of leather in red scarlet and yellow, Gawi is a combined presentation of sophistications.
This bag is produced with high quality material, handmade woven fabric, and premium iron hardware.
•••Gawi is the name of one of the traditional dances of ntt Ende Lio. "Ga" means reluctant and "Wi" means attractive. Through the combination of these two words, Gawi Dance can be interpreted as unifying.
40.0 x 35.5 x 16.5 cm (Length x Height x Width)
Tenun Ayutopas pattern laba-laba/spider from NTT, Indonesia
Cow leather in red scarlet and yellow
Antique brass-color hardware
Detachable and adjustable long strap
Two compartments with one zipper
Inside zipped pocket
Inside flat pocket
Handle drop:16.0 cm
Top Handle : Double
Handcrafted carefully in Bandung, Indonesia
Felistianova products are made with selected materials. Please handle with care for longer product life.
Tenun part; best way is to use dry cleaning services. For self care, only if it has strong stain, use shampoo and hang to dry. Don't use detergent because the strong formula can damage the weaving.
On leather part should be handled with clean hands. Leather is easy to absorbing grease and oils. Wipe the surface with a white cotton cloth, but be careful not to use too much water, because leather takes time to dry
Protect from direct light, heat and rain. if it becomes wet, dry it immediately with a soft cloth
Fill the bag with tissue paper to help maintain its shape and absorb humidity, and store in the provided dust bag. Try not to keep the bag in humid place for a very long term
Organic stains from food can often be removed with chalk powder. Crush white chalk, let it sit on the stain overnight and dust it off with a clean cloth.
If you’ve just cleaned the bag, allow it to air dry completely before storage. If you’re storing long-term, open the buckles and straps so impressions are released. This helps to avoid rubbing or permanent creases in unwanted areas.