A purple and silver silk floral vintage Obi cushion with peony embroidery ethically made by upcycling a vintage Japanese obi belt (used to tie kimono) dating from the Mid-Showa period.* Limited Edition of 5.
* 47cm x 31cm / 18.5" x 12" approx
* Comes with luxury feather pad included (ethically sourced).
Peony (Botan) is known as the king of the flowers and symbolises good fortune (wealth), high honour (nobility) and ageless beauty. 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 cream.
Each cushion comes with hand foiled tag which details it's edition number. Each cushion is unique and has a slightly different pattern placement.
Aftercare: Professional cleaning recommended.