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Bedroom with suzani bed cover and Bridgette Singh Poppy on Cream fabric in bedroom by Sara Gilbane

Suzani Tsunami

Embroidered Central Asian textiles offer enduring charm, color and value. Textile collectors have long been acquainted with suzanis. These vividly colored and patterned floral and abstract silk-embroidery on tea-stained cotton or silk originated in Uzebekistan and Kazakhstan as wedding treasures, such as pieced bed covers and wall hangings. Long appreciated in Turkey, where Architectural Digest […]

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