Wall Art Suzani Throw Embroidery
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. Asian traditional embroidery art can be used for Home decor, as curtains, table tops, decorate dwellings, dress decorating and more.
Suzani Home Furnishing Coverlet Needlework Tapestry / Wall Art Suzani Throw Embroidery
Every stitch in suzani design is unique, no copies exist. Every suzani contains a print of individuality of its creators, and that is why a suzani differs from other specimens produced in the same place about at the same time. But such become evident if we go in for details and, generally speaking, local styles are quite definite. Once used as coverlets for the bridal bed, these gorgeous textiles can bring color and texture to any environ. In this way, decorative fancywork responded by giving birth to a new style. Suzani makes delightful wall hangings, bedspreads, furniture throws, pillows, or even tablecloths.
All kinds of embroideries were domestic things. However, they acquired not utilitarian but rather artistic significance since they started being covered by embroidered patterns long ago. Of other branches of embroidery art in several Central Asian regions with the Tajik and Uzbek population, there were large decorative embroideries, panels making. That became famous in Russia and Europe under the name of suzani. The name of Suzane that is so spread in literature references is wrong. Given that the term of suzani ( needlework, as “Suzan” is the Tadjik for the needle in Samarkand was popular to designate just one kind of embroideries.
We deliver all orders by Uzbekistan Registered Post which takes minimum 10-21 business days to reach anywhere in the world. In case, you are looking for the 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.