St. Nicolas specialize in unique handmade decorations. Their intricate keepsakes are designed in London and handmade by charities in India and Thailand helping rural women to find work in their community. Over 200 skilled women work at home sewing decorations for St. Nicholas.
This Violin Decoration is crafted with a centuries-old form of Indian embroidery, known as Zardozi. Zari (meaning gold) it is a highly skilled technique that traditionally used gold wires and jewels to embellish courtly robes. Zardozi work is a celebrated art, with traditional knowledge and techniques passed through the ages.
Size: 12 x 4 cm