Decorative Macrame Pendant with Hand Embroidered Lotus
This beautiful pendant is decorated with hand embroidered ornaments and Korean macrame knots. The embroidery design depicts fully bloomed lotus flowers. The design of the lotus, a symbol of Buddha's seat as well as the Western Paradise where Buddha resides, was used extensively for architecture, houseware and personal ornaments. As it is a plant that bears flowers and fruit at the same time, it was considered an auspicious symbol for those who wished to have children.
This kind of macrame works called Norigae with knots, embroidery and tassels has been used as a customary fashion item worn on the breast tie or the waist of hanbok, the traditional Korean dress. As shown in a picture, it can be used as various modern fashion or home decor items. Read More