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Kantha 0807

Approx 96" x 120"

I am a sucker for a darker kantha like this.  It's not what you typically see, so I'm quick to source them when I find them.  The coloring on this one - maybe the fabric was originally black? It's faded in the best way so that it almost has a green tint to it.  The border is a faded brick red that subtly blends into the darker black/grey/green? color.     Fantastic stitching that runs in different directions.  The reverse side is a combination of golds, browns, and blacks.  Details?  It has them....  patchwork and some repair stitching that make it even more of a unique purchase.  Like most of our selection, this quilt would make a perfect throw or blanket.  This is one I would be tempted to keep in the back of my car for fall tailgating, or outdoor little league events when my kids were little. 

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Kantha comes from the Sanskrit word meaning rag. Saris or fabric remnants layered & bound with a running stitch. The practice began in Bangladesh & India. Many makers believe the blankets provided protection from harm.

Ensuring our pieces are sourced ethically is a must.  Each blanket is one of a kind.  Patches, marks, etc make your piece uniquely your own.

We recommend laundering with cold water, and a gentle detergent on a delicate cycle.Air drying is best

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