embroidered wool cushions

embroidered wool cushions

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A really lovely pair of hand embroidererd cushions. Wool crewel for is worked onto a cotton base. Called ari embroidery (also spelled Aari, Aari work is a type of embroidery work that is done by stretching the fabric tightly over a wooden frame. A pen like needle, that resembles a crochet needle is used to do the intrinsic Aari work. Aari art work is popular for its fine and delicate thread work. ) The back is just a split back no zip or button closure. The embroidery work is excellent in a soft tonal colour pallet .One cushion has lost some stitches on the border ( see photographs ) minor but pointed out for accuracy of description . They are heirloom textiles from Kashmiri
Kashmir embroidery is one of the most famous styles of decorated needlework from the Indian subcontinent.It originates from the Jammu and Kashmir region of the northwestern part of South Asia It is also known as Kashida embroidery.
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