Swat cushion with crochet trim

S/N:SWAT20

  • £380.00
  • €415 Euro
  • $500 US Dollar

United Kingdom

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Swat cushion with crochet trim

PENNY WORRALL
This jewel coloured vintage Swat marriage pillow has been made more striking with the addition of a contemporary crochet trim. I have had other Swat pillows with original crochet trims, so thought it would be fun to try this. The dark blue wool just lifts the colours of the silk. My favourite side is definitely the jade green side with accents of dark blue, coral, pinkand yellow.
The pillow has a zip fastener and feather pad.

Dimensions: 

  • H: 41cm (16in)
  • W: 71cm (28in)

Period: 

mid C20

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PENNY WORRALL

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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.

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