Oriental Handmade Suzani
The workmanship of a suzani was considered the litmus test of a bride’s industriousness and skill. Here again, is a wonderful insight. Embroidered into almost every suzani is an intentional “mistake”. It is believed only God can create what is perfect. Man cannot be so presumptuous as to attempt it. So, look carefully at an old suzani and you will invariably find an incomplete pattern, a distorted motif, that deliberate error of humility. In addition, the pattern on the Oriental handmade Suzani a traditional circular motif featuring flowers, almond and others, each featuring a different design. Ideal as a wall hanging or tablecloth, wall hangings and accessories, the originals of which are scarce. Especially, the black background gives the thread colors a distinctive glow! We offer the finest and most complete selection of contemporary and traditional suzani embroideries.
Authentic Handmade 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 produce of suzani is for exporting around the world. Their compositions symbolize the blossom of the nature 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, The Suzani Embroidery Fabric Bukhara handmade on a silk-satin cream base featuring large floral and vine patterns and motifs.
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.