Crewel Fabric Butterflies on Vines Blues on Off White Cotton Duc
History: Many ancient cultures to regard the butterfly as a symbol of the impermanence and instability of earthly life. The amazing process of change from a caterpillar to a butterfly also captivated many ancient cultures that believed this was similar to the process of a soul's journey from an earthly body to a heavenly body. In fact the ancient Greeks often symbolized the human soul or psyche with butterfly wings in art.
Use: This butterfly fabric is sure to brighten up any bedroom or playroom!
- Fabric Type: Cotton Duck
- Fabric Detail: Cotton with Wool Jacobean Embroidery
- Pattern: Butterflies on Vines
- Color: Blues on Off White
- Width: 54 inches
- Vertical Repeat: 33"
- Horizontal Repeat: 54"
Artisans in a remote mountain village in Kashmir crewel stitch these blossoms, vines and leaves by hand, resulting in a lush pattern of richly shaded wool yarns on Linen, Cotton, Velvet and Silk.