Indian Handmade Softfurnishings
Decorative Pillows :
Cushion is now playing very important role in home decoration. Earlier, it was used only for supports to back, neck & head of ourselves in sofa, but now-a-days, it is also used in small sizes in our bedroom.
There are various types of cushions are available in the market, from different kinds of hand embroidery to machine made cushions as per market requirements. In India, handmade cushions such as crosia work, chicken work of Lucknow, handwork of Gujarat & Rajasthan are selling in our country as well as in foreign countries. Crosia work is made from white thin cotton & woollen threads to give cool feeling. In chicken work, there are different kinds of 32 hand-stitches, 16 of kutchi work hand-stitches of Gujarat established a glorious identity in all over the world.
Decorative pillows are commonly used to harmonise in colors with other furnishing products of our home such as drapes, walls or area rugs. Now, decorative pillows are available in different sizes & shapes such as rectangle, round, triangle, cylindrical throw pillows called as bolster. In pillows, there are all sorts of fabric quality using such as Cotton, Silk, Georgette, Leather...etc to make attractive pillows. Now-a-days, many artisans are using old & wastage lace, fabric to make cushion in best level quality. In India, they are utilizing Banarasi silk lace, old fabrics contain handwork patches in dark colors such as red, green, orange, blue...etc to give trendy look to cushion. In silk fabric, there is different kind of handwork using beads, sequence work called Jardosi work to create high rich look & totally discrete acquaintance of India. In foreign country, there is manufacturing scientific proved cushion cover to heal backside of our body, prescribed by doctor. In conclusion, cushion is now playing very important role in our lifestyle so it becomes necessity item, not a luxury item as earlier believed by people. Link Details