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This one-of-a-kind scarf is handmade from vintage, upcycled saris. The scarf is made using two layers of fabric, handpicked for their fabulous colours and designs and matched in complementary colours.    These layers are stitched together in the traditional style of Indian kantha work, in which women hand sew rows of tiny running stitch from end to end to provide strength and enable the recycling of old saris.

This one-of-a-kind scarf is handmade from vintage, upcycled saris. The scarf is made using two layers of fabric, handpicked for their fabulous colours and designs and matched in complementary colours.    These layers are stitched together in the traditional style of Indian kantha work, in which women hand sew rows of tiny running stitch from end to end to provide strength and enable the recycling of old saris.

These layers are stitched together in the traditional style of Indian kantha work, in which women hand sew rows of tiny running stitch from end to end to provide strength and enable the recycling of old saris. This kantha stitch creates a rich, rippling effect across the fabric and adds a unique texture to the muffler.

So beautiful. Couleur Nature 'Kantha' quilted throw. Constructed from reclaimed cotton saris and hand-quilted in layers using a traditional Indian embroidery technique.

hand & cloth seeks to provide trafficked or at-risk women in bangladesh dignified work crafting kantha blankets. traditionally a poor woman’s craft, each of these blankets is created by sewing six layers of vintage saris together in an intricate pattern.

Blue-Multicolor Patterned Kantha Shrug Kantha sari shrugs are a unique variation on our sari shawls. Loose-fitting and free-size, they can be worn in a dozen ways and are an elegant, reversible and hands-free way of wearing our beautiful kantha fabric. Wear them loose; wear them wrapped around your body and tied with a brooch; wear them fastened with a belt. Shop no at: http://www.tadpolestore.com/house-of-wandering-silk #newdesigndaily #designgoodness #shrug #kantha #silk #unique #designer