Cohana Wooden Pincushion with Glass Bead Marking Pins
Cohana Wooden Pincushion with Glass Bead Marking Pins
Cohana Wooden Pincushion with Glass Bead Marking Pins
Cohana Wooden Pincushion with Glass Bead Marking Pins
Cohana Wooden Pincushion with Glass Bead Marking Pins

Cohana Wooden Pincushion with Glass Bead Marking Pins

Regular price £29.00 £0.00

This beautifully presented gift set from Cohana includes a sweet wooden pincushion that can be worn around the neck, alongside a set of three hand made glass marking pins. 

The pincushion is made is made from fragrant hinoki cypress from the Kii Mountains and the fabric is Banshu weave, a yarn dyed fabric produced in the North Harima region of Hyogo Prefecture.  The pincushion comes with a leather thong so it can be worn around the neck whilst sewing. 

The glass marking pins are handmade with care, one-by-one, using Japanese tombo-dama techniques. The floral designs for these tombo-dama are called "millefiori," meaning "a thousand flowers." The glass components are heated in the flame from a burner and carefully shaped. They are then applied to a smooth steel pin (made in Hiroshima, an area famous for their production.

Packed in a cardboard presentation box. 

Pincushion diameter: 33mm, height: 35mm


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