Vintage Kantha Quilt Pillow
Hand braided silk sari dressmaking remnants trim the new Indian Kantha quilt pillow sham. Wear patterns may exist. Insert included.
Fits 12x20" insert.
Vintage cotton quilt (circa 1980's) with silk trim.
Yellow, rose pink, natural and light blue print with marigold yellow trim.
What is Kantha quilt?
Kantha means "patched cloth" and the tradition of making something useful and alluring out of something discarded or unused. It also means the craft and stitch itself- a straight running stitch in Bengali embroidery in West Bengal, Tripura and Odisha as well as Bangladesh.