In the same way that the Ming Dynasty produced all the best porcelain vases, there had to have been some sort of Crewelwork Dynasty that, at its apex, was capable of producing pieces like this one.
Look at this! Chrysanthemums made of loops! A basket woven out of yarn! Somebody knew what they were doing.
I've turned it into a pillow but not the kind you take a nap on or let the cat sleep on. In fact, I think it may need to go to a child-free home, or at least one with an unused parlor.
And I should mention it's really large. 18 x 24.