Art Silk Kantha Shawl, Purple & Lilac
Reversible art silk shawl with circles of Kantha stitching.
An art silk shawl made from vibrant sari materials with additional circles of contrasting kantha stitching. Reversible so you can drape it to see a flash of the reverse side - two shawls in one!
Kantha is a type of running stitch popular throughout India but especially in Bengal where these Kanthas originate. The tradition in the villages of Bengal is to upcycle old saris into bed quilts & shawls called dupattas.
An exquisite pieces of fabric that can also make a unique wallhanging or decorate the back of a sofa.
Approximate dimensions: 90x220cm