PAPUA NEW GUINEAN BILUMS
Simplistic design yet outstanding colours, the bilum design usually crafted by Papua New Guinean women have passed their skills from generation to generation. Each tribe has a unique design or material that is woven into each bag with. The patterns featured below incorporate provenance, current events and unique stories to reflect its rich historical, cultural and symbolic significance. Zambilla & Co locally sources this variety of handwoven bilums from women around Papua New Guinea which generates a suitable income for their families. Perfect functional benefits with a colourful style, find a bilum that you can relate to and support PNG women.