amuletic jewellery

amulet of imperfection

a guardian tiger
& a guardian lion

embroidery tiger & lion lucky charms

Embroidery tigers & lions

In Asia, tiger and lion are the symbols - king of the wild animals. People believe that their images can keep the evil sprits away. Tiger and lion images are used into embroidery patterns a lot for protection and good lucks.

In the past, women have to good at embroidery and sawing in order to make clothes for the whole family. Embroidery represents the power of love and protection from mothers.



back to jewellery

works photos >>

Rita Bey Yu Lin