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 20x26" standard pillow insert.
Vintage cotton quilt (circa 1960's) pillow with silk trim.
Orange, black, rust and gold with gold 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.