Striking Zhuang Wedding Blanket Cushions

S/N:ZHUANG519 & 520

  • £180 each
  • €208 Euro
  • $234 US Dollar

United Kingdom

Purchase This Item
DC Member since 2013
Item enquiry Delivery quote Similar item? Stock request

  • Description
  • Location
  • About dealer

Striking Zhuang Wedding Blanket Cushions

PENNY WORRALL
The colours on these striking Zhuang Minority textile cushions are dark blue, red and pale brown, with a dot of pink. The wedding blanket it comes from dates to the middle of C20 and is a mix of synthetic and natural dye colours. I've back the cushions with brown dyed antique hemp, there are zip fasteners and feather pads. There are 2 available in this size and 2 slightly larger listed separately.

Dimensions: 

  • H: 46cm (18in)
  • W: 53cm (21in)

Period: 

mid C20

Contact Us

Email

Telephone:

Mobile: +44 (0)7795 343042

PENNY WORRALL

By Appointment
Surrey
CR8 3QP
United Kingdom

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.

My signature look mixes these bright and sophisticated silk brocades (especially the pinks!) with the contrasting rustic indigos and cottons, often embellished with embroidery or applique.

I work out of my studio in Purley, Surrey where you are very welcome by appointment to view current stock and other textiles or to discuss bespoke projects.

SOCIAL MEDIA: Instagram

We use cookies to help make this website better. Find out more about cookies.