Black Silk Obi Cushion -Golden Fan Rainbow Crane

Regular price £95.00

NEW! Beautiful black silk obi cushion with stylised golden fan and rainbow crane motifs.

Limited edition of 6.
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* 47cm x 32cm x 9cm / 12.5" x 18.5" x 3.5"
* Hand-finished.
* Comes with luxury feather pad included (ethically sourced).

An easy way to ramp up the vamp with beautiful black silk and light reflecting iridescent and gilt thread weaving in this stylish, limited edition cushion.

Ethically made by upcycling vintage silk obi (used to tie kimono) dating from the Mid-Showa period, this limited edition of six pillows, each slightly different and come with a hand foiled tag which details it's edition number.

The stylised crane motif is known as 'Tsuru', a traditional and auspicious Japanese symbol of longevity. The fans are known as 'Uchiwa'. 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 also in black. The woven silk dates from the Mid Showa Period (40 years +) and may have some minor signs of it's previous life.

Aftercare: Professional cleaning recommended.