Shirdak at Selvedge Spring Fair 2014

Shirdak at the Selvedge Spring Fair 2014
Shirdak at the Selvedge Spring fair 2014

Are you in London on april 4th and 5th?

Come to the Selvedge Spring Fair at the Old Town Hall on King’s road.

We will bring the most lovely felt birds, silk scarves and of course,

the new collection hats from Zsofia Marx.

Stand B 7

Welcome

felted bird
one of the lovely felted birds from Shirdak more at the Selvedge spring fair London
Zsofia Marx hats
New collection hats Zsofia Marx

 

 

Shirdak at Asia House Fair in London

Shirdak in London
Shirdak at the Asia House Fair in London

On this fair we will present the Kyrgyz arts and crafts, like the hand made felt carpets, the so called Shyrdak/Shirdak. We also bring nice and cozy pillows and slippers. And a selection of our tribal textiles from Central Asia and from the Chinese Miao tribes.

On all our fairs the beautiful felted birds are never missing.

Come over to London 12-14 april 2013 and visit us.

The fair takes place at Asia House on 63 New Cavendish Street, London W1G 7LP.

 

Birds and symbolism

realistic birds made of felt
full sized handmade birds, collect them all

 

When I look at the sky and I see the birds flying I feel a little jealous. They are so happy, free and liberated of borders. They can go everywhere, and have this great overview all the time.

Birds are symbolic metaphors for human moods and a range of emotions. In general the bird in art and also in the art of textiles is the symbol of liberation and freedom. Read more Birds and symbolism