Black and White Suzanne Couching Embroidery
The designs of Suzani are in black and white colors of embroidery thread. So, this is a hard work black and white suzanne couching Embroidery. The embroidery fabric was often dyed before use with a tea bath or a dye made of onion skins to darken the fabric before embroidery. The embroidery designs and patterns used in Suzani are thought to have derived from pre-Islamic motifs used in central Asia and were passed along the silk road. Alesouk suzanis are genuine folk art, stitched by hand in the oriental manner. Vastly rich in color and original in ornamentation, it is a marvelous decoration for any house. The suzani is an enduring symbol of cultural connections forged along the silk routes. We offer the finest and most complete selection of contemporary and traditional suzani embroideries alongside a wide variaty of Ikat fabrics. Especially, traditional and fashionable different clothes.
The term Suzani means “needlework”–specifically, the exquisite cotton thread embroidery panels made by Uzbek women. Traditionally this embroidery work began at the birth of a daughter and continued, with the help of family and friends, until the bride’s dowry was complete. As the Soviet era ended and Westerners discovered Central Asian folk arts, the price of antique suzanis skyrocketed. Now maharani arts brings you recent and contemporary suzanis, affordably priced. Our suzanis are genuine folk art, stitched by hand in the traditional manner. Once used as coverlets for the bridal bed, these gorgeous textiles can bring color and texture to any environ. Suzani make delightful wall hangings, bedspreads, furniture throws, pillows, or even tablecloths.