Hand-embroidered by Afghan women, this contemporary cushion cover is 100% cotton with four-pointed star and interlocking diamond motifs reminiscent of the Hazara embroideries of central Afghanistan. The embroidery technique is satin stitch, meticulously worked in silk thread. 40 cm x 40 cm.
Dry clean only.
Residing mostly in the central mountainous provinces of Afghanistan where entire villages are cut off by the snow during the winter months, the Hazara have perfected the art of very fine tightly worked brick stitch embroidery (tar shomar). This contemporary cushion cover made by Afghan refugees is inspired by traditional Hazara embroidery traditions with their geometric patterns tightly worked into the overall composition. 40 cm x 40 cm.
The finely worked diamond patterns in brick stitch (tar shomar) on this hand-embroidered cushion cover from Afghanistan is typical of traditional Hazara textiles. Silk thread on a black cotton ground with silk tassels, measuring 40 x 40 cm. Contemporary.
A Custom Made Down Pillow with 17th Century Aubusson
The antique rectangular textile of shaded acanthus leaves is applied to a conforming down filled pillow and trimmed out with fringe, gilt treaded banding and gimp. This unique pillow is a perfect accent for a chair in the right room.
Size: 13’ X 21”
Burgundy Thai silk table runner or wall hanging. Hand loomed and designed by Northern Thailand villagers. The rich raised design of the intricate brocade detail is truly beautiful. Suitable for use as a bed runner, table runner, wall hanging or framed art piece. Teak wood wall hanger sold separately. Size: 17 inch wide, 75 inch long. Shipping and Handling from Thailand via Thailand Post Registered Airmail (14 days service) is $10.00
Fine Thai silk table runner or wall hanging - Grassy green. Hand loomed and designed by Northern Thailand villagers. The rich raised design of the intricate brocade detail is truly beautiful. Suitable for use as a bed runner, table runner, wall hanging or framed art piece. This is an heirloom quality textile and a great home decor piece that will accent nicely in a contemporary or antique style home or office. Teak wood wall hanger sold separately. Size: 18 inch wide, 75 inch long...
6 x 6 inches. A sarcastic and silly small pillow that can hang on a door or by the side of a computer. Perfect for the self employed person who works out of the home. What a great phrase embroidered with funky colors and lettering in yellow, lime and lavender. We are certain you know many who would enjoy having this plush velvet pillow.
Minimum order is two.