Denim Blue Cushion with Beaded Stripe Motif
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- Handmade in Egypt
- Size: 45(W) x 45(D) cms
- Material: Cotton with traditional embroidered cross-stitching work & decorative beading and tassels from Sinai
- Supplied with duck feather-filled cushion pad
The denim blue cushion with beaded stripes motif is a lively, decorative cushion with a rich denim blue background which makes a great contrasting base for the detailed embroidery and beaded design. A little sparkly thread adds to the charm of this lovely piece.
This type of embroidered and beaded work is traditional of the St Catherine area in the south of the Sinai peninsula in Egypt. Every stitch and each bead is made and stitched by hand creating these lovely motifs.
As each piece is made entirely by hand, there are variations in size, pattern and colour which add to its charm and should be considered a mark of the artisan who made it. No two pieces are alike, though many can be grouped or used together beautifully.
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