A socially motivated lifestyle store born out of love and passion for travel and adventure to off the beaten track places, exotic cultures, colour, texture, craftsmanship and all that is authentic in life.
With foundations firmly built on design, quality, uniqueness and integrity, Pilgrimage Spaces’ vision makes it approachable to see the value and essence for what they stand for and what they choose to share. They lead with their hearts, and their hearts belong to India and Indonesia. They are drawn to the rawness, richness and difference in perspective of life these places have to offer, seduced by the colours, patterns, texture and craftsmanship. In this sentiment, they knew they had to bring their artisinal goods from these lands to ours. They offer a beautiful array of products, all mastered by weavers, crafters, seamstresses, printers and tailors. Expectations of their services for the home are guided by:Block Printing
Block printing is an ancient textile tradition that originated in the Rajasthan Desert region of India centuries ago and is one of the oldest types of printmaking.
Dhurrie rugs are ancient flat-weave rugs with origins in India. They have strong, tightly woven, rustic weaves with no pile or backing making them reversible.
Bali blessing baskets (Keben)
The tradition of making the baskets has been passed down from generation to generation. Walking around the villages you will see woman with keben on their heads in a variety of patterns, designs and colours.
Indigo is an ancient plant-based dye with a distinctive blue colour made from the leaves of the plant through a process of fermentation. Throughout history indigo was revered and sought after as a valuable commodity, often been referred to as blue gold.
Mother of Pearl Inlay
The delicate art of mother of pearl inlay can be traced back to ancient civilizations where it flourished in India. This intricate art was produced by craftsmen in Punjab, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Visahapattan to embellish thrones and doors at royal courts and temples. Nothing is as beautiful as the process and journey itself. Get to know more of their story here: