31cm x 47cm |
Silk, Gilt Thread |
Gold, Silver, Red
Stunning metallic gold and red cushion made with upcycled vintage Japanese silk. This limited edition cushion features hexagon and chrysanthemum designs and a gold silk reverse.
Limited Edition of 6.
47cm x 31cm x 9cm / 18.5" x 12" x 3.5"
Comes with luxury feather pad included.
Ethically made by upcycling a vintage Japanese obi belt (used to tie kimono) which dates from the Mid Showa period (40+ years). Each cushion comes with hand foiled tag which details it's edition number.
Chrysanthemum (Kiku) is an auspicious symbol of regal beauty, rejuvenation and longevity. The tortoiseshell hexagonal pattern (Kikko) also represents longevity. We will send you our Hunted and Stuffed guide to symbols in Japanese textiles FREE with every order.
The front is made from upcycled vintage Japanese obi silk which is woven with real gilt thread. The reverse is made from upcycled vintage kimono silk in antique gold.
Aftercare: Professional cleaning recommended.