This embroidered scarf has triangle motifs in green and blue hues. This type of embroidery using a running stitch is called kantha. Kantha originates in Bengal, the region where this scarf is made.
The soft and unbleached fine cotton this scarf is made from, has a thread count of 120. The cotton is handspun and handwoven.
size: 60 x 190 cm
The embroidered scarf in made in Bengal, India. For the production of this scarf we cooperate with an organisation that brings traditionals crafts and modern design together. A lot of women still master these traditional crafts and can use their skills to earn a fair income.
Read more here on the tradition of kantha and what kantha is.