Kilim, but also modern!
Kilim is a type of carpet that has been developed in various regions of the world from North Africa to Anatolia, and from the Caucasus to Iran and Central Asia.
Each design was inspired by various elements and components of a region or a tribe from Iran or Afghanistan.
This cushion has been inspired from Kilims of Azerbaijan, a region in northwestern Iran. The motif used, is ‘sormeh dan’ motif (sormeh: a type of ancient cosmetic to embellish eyes; dan: holder, wooden or metal tube; Sormeh dan: cosmetic holder) made by diamonds and triangles, abstractly resembling one of elements used by the women of this region.
This cushion has been printed with environmentally friendly printing process on a very soft fabric; then carefully hand-tailored to become a unique cushion. It is 40cmx40cm in size and the zipper is concealed.