This beautiful collection of Celtic Spirit blanket afghan throws are adorned with wonderful Celtic imagery by Welsh artist Jen Delyth. A blend of radiant color and tranquil softness, our classic decorative throws are Jacquard woven, not printed, with the finest fibers available. These deep, rich colors are completely woven into each throw, to achieve lasting beauty. They are made of 100% cotton, preshrunk, and woven on Jacquard looms for the finest definition and quality. Interlacing the woven blankets are a twisting canopy of original Celtic knotwork patterns. They are machine washable and dryable. Warm. Soft. Thick. Beautiful. Made in the USA.
ABOUT THIS DESIGN
Sun symbols belong to the oldest of all symbols that people have carved on stones, rocks, and bones. he Welsh sun god Hu is a bull called ‘the mighty Hu’. The four great celtic festivals (Samhain, Imbolc, Beltane and Lugh-Nasadh) were perhaps markers of the solar year, with fires lit at Beltane (means ‘bright fire’) to mark the return of the sun, and encourage the fertile warming force…
All artwork and text ©Jen Delyth