Bhutanese Aikapur Kira Pillow

Choix

Bhutanese Aikapur Kira Pillow

Regular price $650.00

hand-sewn pillow with fringed edge detail unique to each aikapur kira design, fabricated in the Choix workroom. down/feather pillow insert.

16” x 45”

the aikapur kira is a rectangular wild silk cloth woven in Bhutan. it is traditionally worn by Bhutanese women as an ankle length dress, tied with a sash (kera) at the waist and secured with a brooch (koma) at the shoulder.

this pillow was fabricated using one-of-a-kind textiles. due to antiquity and/or unique quality, it is not unexpected to find variations in the weave, texture and color of these fibers. handle with care and dry clean only.