These stunningly beautiful elephant tapestries are approximately 60 inches wide by 40 inches deep. This example is predominantly lilacs and purples though other colours feature widely. The tapestry is suitable for use as a wall decoration, a bed cover or as a feature throw over a piece of furniture. Every piece is completely unique and features areas of exquisite hand-embroidery.
Silk Elephant Tapestry
This is a tapestry made of recycled vintage sari-silks including exquisite wedding dresses, which are originally hand embroidered.
The tapestries are typical of the traditional Gujarati style, and the vintage textiles are derived from this area.
The pieces of fabric, being vintage, may have slight imperfections. Similarly, assymetry in some designs must be anticipated; this reflects the age & the previous life of these stunning fabrics.
The tapestry is made up of: beads, sequins, vintage sari silk,gold and silver metallic thread, is backed in silk & bound + stitched with cotton. Every design is completely unique.
The tapestries are not suitable for outdoor use & dry cleaning is recommended.