This white scarf is embroidered with black thread in a geometric pattern. This type of embroidery with a running stitch is called kantha and originates from Bengal.
The scarf is made from handspun and handwoven cotton. It has a 120 thread count. This unbleached cotton is very fine and soft.
size: 55 x 190 cm
This white scarf is made by an Indian organisation. We cooperate on creating fair work for women in rural areas. This way they can continue to live in their villages while earning a fair income.
Read more here on the tradition of kantha and what kantha is.