This beautiful and striking embroidered cushion cover was made from chaniya, an outfit made for wedding in Kutch, northern India.
It is perfect for the eclectic and bohemia style interior. Its striking bold design will look great too in a minimalist room as a focal point to the plain sofa or bed.
▪︎58 cm x 33 cm (23" x 13")
▪︎backing made from vintage cotton velvet from Uzbekistan
▪︎coconut shell buttons
▪︎side borders made from cotton and stripe trimmings taken from same piece
▪︎Inserts not included. Cotton sack, slightly bigger size, will be provided for your own choice of fillings.
The chaniya were made as wedding gifts by mothers for their daughters. These were then passed down as an heirloom to the next generations.
Embroidered by the Ahir and Kanabi Patel community of north eastern Kutch, Gujarat using cotton and silk thread on cotton base.
**pictures are very close representation of the item however not 100% due to different light conditions and viewing screens. Please sent me a message if you would like more informations.