Buyi Cushion with Green & Teal Tassels


  • £160.00
  • €178 Euro
  • $200 US Dollar

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Buyi Cushion with Green & Teal Tassels

This vintage Buyi homespun textile is in a darker blue and white pinstripe. The textile is used for both sides of the cushion and the sides have been adorned with handmade tassels in green bamboo and teal nettle yarns. I apologise if its not strictly teal, I wasn't sure what other colour to call it.


  • H: 33cm (13in)
  • W: 58cm (23in)


pre 1950s

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I am inspired by the exquisite textiles designed and woven long ago by artisans often in some of the most challenging environments in the world. I love to find a new use for these textiles so that they become relevant in today’s interiors. Turning them into beautiful and unique cushions or lampshades or simply by framing them as a piece of wall art.

I particularly love the bright colours of the silk dowry textiles woven by the minority groups in South West China and the more organic raphia cloths and cotton stripweaves from the Kuba and Yoruba ethnic groups in West Africa.

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