Ngalyipi Rectangle Silk Scarf
or 4 payments of $9.98 AUD More info
- 100% Authentic Indigenous artwork
- Ethically & sustainably sourced Indigenous art
- Supports Indigenous employment & training
Soft, elegant and super versatile, our Rectangle Silk Scarf is the perfect accessory to add that finishing touch to any outfit. Our luxury silk scarves have hand-rolled edges and come in an assortment of Indigenous designs and amazing colours. With endless styling possibilities - they can be worn in the hair, around the neck or even as a belt - they are the perfect piece to keep on hand this season!
Style: Rectangle Silk Scarf
Fabric: 100% Silk Chiffon
Dimensions: 180cm x 67cm
Washing: Gently hand wash in cold water with mild silk-friendly detergent. Rinse in cold water. Ball together to remove excess water. Lay flat on a towel and roll up to absorb lingering moisture. Lay flat to dry in shade.
Artist: Pauline Napangardi Gallagher
This painting portrays a specific part of Mina Mina Dreaming, a story about a group of powerful ancestral women. 'Ngalyipi' is a rope-like creeper that climbs up the trunks and limbs of trees. The women during their travels collected this vine. It is used as a ceremonial wrap and a strap to carry coolamons and water carriers. Ngalyipi is also used to tie around the forehead to cure headaches and bind cuts.
Will leave the warehouse within 1-2 business days.
Standard Shipping: $6.95
Express Shipping: $14.95
*Free Standard Shipping: Spend over $150
*Free Express Shipping: Spend over $250
Free Returns within 45 days after delivery.
Just download your free returns postage label in our returns portal, print it and send your item back.
COVID-19 UPDATE: Australia Post has been experiencing some delays in these uncertain times, but are doing their best to ship your orders to you in time. We thank you for your patience!
You can find more information about Shipping and Returns here.
Although I’m not indigenous, I’m really drawn to aboriginal art. I adore this scarf, the colours, the story of the artwork and artist and the quality of the silk. It is high quality wearable art. I purchased more after receiving first order, I think I’m addicted...
MEET THE ARTIST
Pauline Napangardi Gallagher
Aboriginal Warlpiri woman
Pauline has been painting Warlukurlangu Artists since 2006 . She paints her father’s stories – Pikilyi Jukurrpa (Pikilyi Dreaming) and Mina Mina Jukurrpa (Mina Mina Dreaming), Dreamings that relate to her land, its features and animals. Pauline loves colour and uses an unrestricted palette to develop a modern interpretation of her traditional Aboriginal culture.