MARGOT | antique textile collection

$360.00 CAD

Born in Rouen to a French mother and a Ukrainian father, Margot moved to Kiev as a young girl to be closer to her paternal family. Her parents, while kind, were often preoccupied with their careers, so Margot quickly took to her aunt; a warm woman with a foul mouth who taught her niece how to cook. Margot was a diligent student, and became obsessed with perfecting traditional Ukrainian recipes. In fact, her fascination and focus only blossomed further, and she eventually opened a popular restaurant that offers a contemporary take on traditional dishes - with Deruni as her specialty. If patrons listen closely, they will often hear a chorus of colourful curse words coming from the kitchen. Margot isn’t sure if her aunt is more proud of her cooking or of her creative vocabulary.

Margot's Details 
Dimensions: 22 inches x 22 inches
Composition: inset panel of antique needlepoint, trimmed with 1930s crimped rayon trim, surrounded by blush velvet, trimmed with scarlet bullion, the reverse a coral cotton blend. Metal zipper.
Care Instructions: dry clean only
Condition Note: the textile showcased in this piece is over fifty years old, and as such, may show minor signs of wear. 

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