Cotton Floral Suzani Embroidery
Fortunately, we now have access to glorious contemporary textiles that are a natural outgrowth of the old traditions. The first thing that always strikes you about a Cotton Floral Suzani Embroidery suzani is the distinctive central roundel, known as the palak or a gul. A palak is a heavenly orb, often stylized to look like giant flowers. In addition, the suzanies are rich in flower and vegetative motives, which transmit absolute beauty of the nature – these are pictures of trees, flowering bushes, various flowers: carnations, chrysanthemums and others. So, their compositions symbolize the blossom of the nature and life on the earth.
Ideal as a wall hanging or tablecloth, the originals of which are scarce. We offer the finest and most complete selection of contemporary and traditional suzani embroideries. Uzbek women created exquisitely embroidered suzanis in different shapes and patterns to decorate their homes. By the way, cover their belongings and most significantly, to tell the story of their lives, from birth to that all important rite of passage, marriage.
Needlework Suzani Embroidery
According to custom, a suzani was started when a girl was born, in preparation for her wedding. Favourite motifs include the tree of life, floral patterns with and carnations, and evil eye amulets. This embroidery needlework produce of suzani is for exporting around the world. Their compositions symbolize the blossom of the family and life on the earth. With so many women participating in its creation, the suzani became a form of artistic expression. Equally, a way to communicate with the world outside. Very broadly, they are hand-embroidered textiles traditionally made by family members for a Central Asian girl’s dowry.
We are a family dedicated to reviving the 500 year old suzani art and design. Living and working throughout Uzbekistan, Turkey and the UK, we aim to bring the rich traditions of this art from the East to our customers in the West.
We deliver all orders by Uzbekistan Registered Post which takes a minimum of 22-28 business days to reach anywhere in the world. In case, you are looking for delivery any sooner, please ask for a priority shipping at an extra cost. Processing time is 1-3 business days, not including weekends or holidays.