This red silk throw blanket, made from an upcycled luxe vintage wedding kimono, is a total showstopper! Covered in silk floral embroidery, equally beautiful in the salon as a throw blanket or the boudoir as a bedspread adding unique luxury to your decor. Or perhaps this one-of-a-kind vintage piece is ideal given as the ultimate new home or a thoughtful wedding gift?
* Length: 180cm / 71” approx. * Width: 140cm / 55” approx. up to 175cm / 69" at widest point of collar * Limited Edition of 1. Only one available. * Lined in red vintage Japanese silk * Silk and real gilt thread embroidery
Only one made, it is therefore totally unique and is hand crafted by cleverly upcycling part of a vintage silk Japanese wedding garment, dating from the Mid-Showa period (40+ years old). The original collar has been left intact to show the origin of this stunning textile. The front is a woven brocade with a myriad of auspicious symbols in silk and gilt thread and the reverse is made from the authentic original silk lining of the garment in lucky red.
We will send you a free Hunted and Stuffed Guide to Symbols in Japanese Textiles to help you decode the hidden meanings.
The throw will arrive wrapped in gold tissue paper inside a gold presentation box.
We can ship worldwide.
(For shipping outside the UK, please note that you will be responsible for any import duties or customs charges levied at your countries border)