Indigo Bird Print Bedspread from Rajasthan
Indigo blue hand block printed bedspread with bird prints from Rajasthan.
A printed indigo bedspread with an all over pattern of birds, flowers and leaves and branches. Lines of blue and white Kantha stitching run top to bottom.
The reverse is plain calico with lines of blue and white stitching, just as beautiful when you want to change the look of the room. Fold some of the printed side over at the top of the bed for the best of both worlds. A beautiful Indian bedspread for lovers of the wonderful colour of indigo.
Made by an organisation in Barmer that develops the skills of local women and ensures they receive appropriate payment for their work. They also provide health care and schooling for the children. Barmer is a remote town in the deserts of Rajasthan near the border with Pakistan.
Size 240 x 270cms approx. In India this is called a double bedspread. It is suitable for double, king size and super king beds.
Shown on a king size walnut bed from the Natural Bed Company.