The paisley pattern also commonly called cashmere pattern is of Iranian origin and can be traced as far back as the Sassanian empire (224 AD to 651 AD). The pattern is believed to represent a cypress, symbol of life and eternity. It has since been translated in numerous ways all through the ages and artistic influences. The Cadence design revisits the pattern and proposes it in blue and jade. 100% cotton percale 200 Thread Count. Digital print. The tight weave of the fabric provides a wonderful softness. Shams finished with midnight blue piping.