Alaska Hand-Embroidered Pillow by Catstudio

Item #: CATST-EMB-PL-Alaska



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Alaska Hand-Embroidered Pillow by Catstudio

This original design celebrates The Last Frontier - the State of Alaska.
This pillow is entirely HAND embroidered on light tea-colored 100% organic cotton. Amazingly it can take up to one week to embroider one pillow! It is also unique in nature since each artisan incorporates a certain flair and signature to his/her work. Accented with black velvet piping.

  • Embroidered entirely by HAND: it takes 40+ hours to make one!
  • Dimensions: 20" x 20"
  • Materials: 100% Organic Cotton; Poly form included; Button closure.
  • Hand-Embroidered and Made in India.
  • Care Instructions: Dry clean only.
  • Fun Facts: Alaska is the largest state in the nation... it is twice the size of Texas. Alaska has nearly 3.5 million lakes. Unlike other states Alaska is not sectioned into counties but Burroughs. The lowest temp. ever recorded in the US was at Prospect Creek, Alaska on 01-23- 1971. The temperature was -80*F (-62*C). Alaska is the most Northern and Western State. Anchorage, AL is farther west than remote Tahiti. Viewers from FairBanks can see the Aurora Borealis (the northern lights) on average 243 days each year. Alaska is the only state with coastline on two different seas: the Arctic Ocean; the Pacific Ocean. The tallest point in North America Mt. McKinley is 20,320ft. The northern third of Alask is covered with permafrost (ground that stays frozen for two years or longer). Alaska has the highest concentration of bears. There is approx. 1 bear for every 21 people.
Hand Crafted