Square Gold Obi Pillow with Wild Waves

Regular price £65.00

Beautiful gold silk obi pillow with famous Japanese wild waves motifs in real gilt thread embroidery cut from a vintage kimono Obi belt.

* Limited edition of 1.
* 31cm x 31cm  / 12" x 12" approx.
* Hand finished.
* Ethically sourced luxury feather pad.

Sustainably produced by upcycling/repurposing vintage silk originally from a Japanese Obi sash dating from the Mid-Showa Period (40 years +).

The reverse is made from vintage kimono silk in rich cream.

There is only one made exactly like this so would make a truly unique gift or treat.

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High waves like this are known as Araumi (rough sea) and were initially portrayed with fierce sea creatures amongst the waves, but in recent centuries are usually stylised. We will send you our Hunted and Stuffed guide to symbols in Japanese textiles FREE with every order.