Originating in the Americas, the pineapple arrived in Europe with Christopher Columbus in 1493 and Sir Walter Raleigh refers to it as the ‘Princess of Fruits’. The Pineapple featured on the dining tables of wealthy hostesses to indicate the respect and consideration they had for their guest whilst the decorative motif appears on furniture, bedposts and headboards, linen and furnishings as a sign of luxury and welcome.
DETAILS & FIT
Embroidery on 100% linen (please read our article about an amazing benefits of linen!). Feather cushion included. Feathers are sustainably sourced from Norfolk. Size: 50 x 50 cm. Designer: Melissa Wyndham. Fine Cell Work at Amberoot.