ON THE ISLANDS OF INDONESIA
AN IBU IS A WOMAN OF RESPECT
It is also a collection of luxurious garments and goods for the home handmade by women artisans around the world.
As they spin, dye, weave their stories in cloth, Ibu artisans craft more than beauty;
they craft their own independence, educate their children, lead communities. They change futures.
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Ibulliance: A Return to Romance
Before sunrise, accompanied by a congregation of monkeys, we climbed to a high hill-top temple and soaked in a stunning view of Pushkar, India. From this height, we could see a white city flanking a central lake, and out from that navel, miles of famous Pushkar roses in bloom, readied for incense, perfume, oils, cooking, romance.
That was ten years ago. I had no idea that women one day would be embroidering dresses for Ibu in the same Pushkar light. The Layla Dress is named after the widely beloved story of Layla and Majnun, two young lovers...