Double-sided Silk Kantha Throw in Grey and Beige (SOLD)
Origin: WEST BENGAL, INDIA . In collaboration with a WFTO (World fair trade) non-profit craft development organisation that supports disadvantaged woman from rural villages.
Materials: Silk
Description:

Kantha is a form of hand embroidery practised by highly skilled craftswomen of West Bengal. As several women work on each peice together, the making becomes a meaningful time of gathering for the community.
Defined by the running stitch, which lends itself wonderfully to the energy of these intricate designs, Kantha textiles are often reversible, two-sided pieces of fine work.

Description:

Kantha is a form of hand embroidery practised by highly skilled craftswomen of West Bengal. As several women work on each peice together, the making becomes a meaningful time of gathering for the community.
Defined by the running stitch, which lends itself wonderfully to the energy of these intricate designs, Kantha textiles are often reversible, two-sided pieces of fine work.

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Dimensions:

150 x 170 cm