These one of a kind cotton hand-embroidered pillows were created by women working in Africa in the CSAO.
The CSAO (Compagnie du Sénégal et de l’Afrique de l’Ouest) was founded in Senegal in 1995 by the French Valérie Schlumberger.
It is a non-profit organization promoting and supporting social projects in Dakar and Gorée.
They have two embroidery workshops which follow fair-trade principles - women work in good conditions, at their own pace, providing financial freedom and liberation.
Approximately 12"x18", includes insert