From IKEA Japan, the "LOKALT Limited Collection", a fusion of contemporary design and traditional crafts, is now available. It will be on sale from June 1st at IKEA stores and IKEA online stores nationwide.
The "LOKALT Limited Collection" is a vibrant collection of handmade textiles and ceramics inspired by local traditions. Born from a collaboration between four contemporary designers from Jordan, Thailand and India and a local social business. Cushion covers, rugs, baskets, bowls, etc., each show a fusion of local traditions and modern handicraft techniques.
IKEA is promoting the Social Entrepreneurship initiative, working with social entrepreneurs to help craftsmen with limited work opportunities create livelihoods and jobs. Part of this is the LOKALT Limited Collection, which collaborates with the Jordan River Foundation in Jordan, Doi Tung in Thailand, and the social businesses of Industry and Diamond carpets in India.
■ LOKALT Limited Collection [br /] Sales location: IKEA stores nationwide, IKEA online store sales start: June 1, 2021 (Tuesday)
* Some products are not available at some stores.
* The number is limited. It will end as soon as it runs out.
* Store business and release dates may change depending on the spread of the new coronavirus infection.