Colourful Bolster Pillow -Repurposed Kimono Silk Cranes on Blue Velvet

Regular price £275.00

Colourful bolster pillow made by repurposing vintage wedding kimono (Uchikake) silk with flying cranes design and a teal blue velvet reverse.

* 92cm x 31cm / 36.5" x 12.5" approx.
* Limited edition of 6
* Ethically made from repurposed materials
* Fully lined in cotton
* Concealed zip in base
* Ethically sourced luxury feather pad included

Cranes (Tsuru) inhabit the land of the immortals and in Japanese myth they live for 1000 years. A pair represents a happy marriage! You will receive a FREE Hunted and Stuffed guide to symbols in Japanese textiles with your order.

This amazing vintage textile is upcycled from a vintage Japanese wedding Kimono (Uchikake) dating from the Mid-Showa period (over 40 years old) and is in very good condition.

The pillow is strengthened and protected inside by a cotton lining, each cushion is fully over-locked and sewn with a concealed zip at the base for easy removal. Luxurious teal blue cotton velvet is used on the reverse to compliment the vintage brocade.

Filled with a British made, ethically sourced, luxury quality feather pad. Each cushion is hand made in the UK and comes with it's own foiled tag that details the date and origin of each beautiful textile.