Designed by Emily May for the Isobel Wylie Hutchison Collection, Carlowrie Castle
The design was first devised as a handpainted watercolour illustration before being printed onto the finest silk.
The illustration is split diagonally into two parts, her life as an explorer in the blue arctic wilds, accompanied by sledges and dogs, and her home life at Carlowrie Castle.
A compass is at the heart of the image, drawing Isobel in different directions that reflected the different aspects of her lifestyle and personality. The floral specimens Isobel collected surround the design, pulling the narrative together.
Material: Silk Crepe de Chine pocket kerchief with a hand-rolled hem
Dimensions: 44 x 44cm
Care: Dry clean only
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