The top layer of this purple Indian Kantha quilt is made of pure cotton fabric hand block printed with natural vegetable dyes and there is a cotton lining in the back.
Both layers of fabric are joined with numerous running stitches of Kantha embroidery by hand with wool thread to form an exotic tapestry.
Size - 90 x 108 Inches
For durability, dry clean the quilt for the first time. You can then machine wash in delicate mode with mild detergents.
Kantha is a very old traditional form of embroidery from eastern regions of the Indian Subcontinent called Bengal. In ancient times, women in Bengal used old upcycled and recycled saris and quilted them with Kantha stitching to make a soft blanket, throw, or bed spread.
Listing is for one king size cotton quilt only. For throw pillow covers, please check our website.
These unique and colourful quilts make for a thoughtful gift for him or her on birthdays, anniversaries, housewarming, retirement, Christmas, Thanksgiving, Mother’s Day, Valentine’s Day, holiday seasons or for any other special occasion, festival or celebration.
This colourful cotton Kantha quilt can be used as a throw for a sofa or bed, picnic blanket, beach throw, beach blanket, bedcover, bedspread, flat sheet or wall tapestry.
Ajrakh block print technique has been practiced in the Indian sub-continent for more than 4000 years. But now, it’s a dying art form and only a few villages in Rajasthan and Gujarat have some traditional families practicing this laborious technique. Ajrakh is a block-printed textile that is resist-dyed using natural dyes including indigo and madder and displays intricate geometric patterns
We draw inspiration from nature, art and creativity; all designs find a space in our collection of quilts such as paisleys, floral, geometric, whacky, abstract, animal print, antique, ikat, tie and dye and even patchwork.
The designs on our unique handmade Indian decorative silk quilts are inclusive complementing all kinds of home styles like contemporary, bohemian, eclectic, tropical, coastal, gothic, rustic, modern, mid-century, hippie, minimalist, south-western or Victorian.
Ready to ship in 7-10 days depending on the size, quantity and customizations involved in your order.
In the rare case that there is a defect in your product, please contact us within 48 hours of delivery with photo of the defect. We are a friendly bunch and we want you happy and satisfied. We will immediately resolve the issue.
Standard shipping is free, and it will take 2-4 weeks to deliver.
Express shipping is available at an extra cost and the delivery is completed in less than 5 business days after shipping.
Please note that this product is made to order. If you choose express shipping, we will make it on priority basis and ship it as soon as possible. Once shipped, it will take 4-5 days to deliver.