Oriental Cushion -Red, Green, Gold Silk Upcycled Obi

Regular price £95.00

Beautiful oriental cushion in red, green, gold silk embroidery and brocade. This vintage kimono cushion is handmade from an upcycled Obi and is very rare.

Limited edition of 7. 1 available.
47cm x 32cm x 9cm / 12.5" x 18.5" x 3.5"
Comes with luxury feather pad included.

This lovely Asian cushion with metallic gold accents really catches the light. Use to finesse your sofa decor and add an injection of colour. There are only 7 made in this edition so would make a truly unique gift or treat. Comes with hand foiled tag which details it's edition number.

Ethically produced by upcycling/repurposing vintage silk originally from a Japanese Obi belt, used to tie Kimono.

Chrysanthemums (Kiku) are an auspicious symbol of beauty, rejuvenation and longevity. The Paulownia leaves (Kiri) (embroidered in light green and gold thread) are the national symbol of Japan. 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.The woven silk dates from the Mid Showa Period (40 years +) and may have some minor signs of it's previous life.

Care: Professional cleaning recommended.