Tienda Ti Mansion

Barikoskos Placemats


Set of 6 Placemats 

Size of Placemats:  13 inches width X 20 inches length S

Barikoskos is the Ilocano term for swirl.  patterns This pattern uses the binakul (twist) technique involves the creative twisting of the threads. The designs were influenced by 18th Century Eastern European textiles.  The Barikosos weave is characterized by the optical illusion it presents.  It was originally intended to be used to ward off evil spirits.