- 220 x 140cm
- hand-stitched from up-cycled vintage cotton saris
- ethical trade
Sustainable Ethical These quilts are lovingly hand-stitched by skilled artisans in vibrant India from up-cycled saris. Each quilt is double-sided and unique. Kantha quilts is an ancient technique of hand stitching two pieces of fabric with the iconic Kantha stitch. Each quilt is unique. They make wonderful heirloom pieces and gifts.
Tradition - Kantha Quilts are made by women in rural India out of up-cycled saris in groups. This allows the women to be with their children while working. Vintage Kantha quilts have an ancient tradition. It began in poorer regions in India and Bangladesh where women made quilts out of saris for their babies. Since then these wonderful quilts have become a much-loved addition to homes around the world.