Crewel Fabric Lotus Black Nocturn Cotton Velvet
Inspiration: This pattern is inspired by the Lotus flowers found in the lakes of Kashmir. Originally called Lotus the picturesque village edging around the lake Walur.
History: Lotus celebrates the English traditional handicraft like crewel embroidery transferred to Indians when East India Company entered India in 1600's. The complexity of the embroidery/colors used in this fabric represent the confluence of East and Western traditions and tastes.
Use: Furniture Manufacturers can use this fabric to address the needs of Customers who are reviving their colonial home. This Crewel Fabric is for you if buy from Restoration Hardware.It Enriches our Living by bringing a piece of History into our Homes.
- Fabric Type: Cotton Velvet
- Fabric Detail: Velvet with Wool Jacobean Embroidery
- Pattern: Lotus
- Color: Black Nocturn
- Width: 58 inches
- Vertical Repeat: 32"
- Horizontal Repeat: 58"
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.