Uchikake Bolster Pillow -Pink and Pale Blue Long Silk Cushion

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Uchikake bolster pillow in lovely purple to pale blue to pink silk gradient with over embroidery in silk and metallic threads of flowers and flying cranes. Sustainably made from repurposed vintage Japanese wedding kimono silk with a fuchsia pink designer velvet reverse.

* 92cm x 32cm / 36.5" x 12.5" approx.
* Limited edition of 2
* Ethically made from recycled materials
* Fully lined in cotton
* Concealed zip in base
* Ethically sourced luxury feather pad included

This amazing vintage textile is upcycled from a vintage Japanese wedding Kimono (Uchikake) dating from the Mid-Showa period (over 40 years old) and is in excellent condition.
Cranes represent longevity and are believed to inhabit the land of the immortals.
You will receive a FREE Hunted and Stuffed guide to symbols in Japanese textiles with your order.

The pillow is strengthened and protected inside by a cotton lining, each cushion is fully over-locked and sewn with a concealed zip at the base for easy removal. Luxurious pink velvet is used on the reverse to compliment the vintage brocade.

Filled with a British made, ethically sourced and luxury quality feather pad. Each cushion is hand made in the UK and comes with it's own foiled tag that details the date and origin of each beautiful textile.