Cream Silk Cushion with Gold Embroidery -Upcycled Japanese Obi Pillow -Metallic Geometric
Beautiful cream silk cushion with metallic geometric gold embroidery. This pillow is made with an upcycled Japanese obi belt (used to tie kimono) which dates from the Mid Showa period (40+ years) and is in stunning, pristine condition.
* Only 5 available exactly like this.
* 47cm x 31cm / 18.5" x 12" approx
* Hand-finished. Ethically produced.
* Concealed zip at base
* Fully lined inside in cotton
* Comes with luxury, ethically sourced, British-made feather pad included
This beautiful, rare throw cushion with metallic accents really catches the light. Use to finesse your sofa decor and add an injection of glamour! There are only 5 made in this edition so would make a truly unique gift or treat. Comes with hand foiled tag which details it's edition number.
Diamond patterns represent the bark of pine trees (Matsu) which are an auspicious symbol of wisdom in age 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 a lovely cream.
Care: Professional cleaning recommended.