Kantha Quilts

Kanthas originate in Bangladesh and the eastern states of India, where women stitch together layer upon layer of old saris and tossed-aside cloth scraps from grain sacks and the like to create intricately-stitched throws and blankets. Some of these quilted pieces also get turned into cushions and pillows. There are no two kantha quilts that are alike; each quilt is unique.

100% cotton. From India.

Note: The pictures from each style illustrate both sides of the quilt - the colourful side first, followed by the more neutral side. Click on the Style number to view the patterns, and photo that follows it will be its underside.

Kantha Style 01: 62 in x 92 in
Kantha Style 02: 60 in x 97 in
Kantha Style 03: 62 in x 86 in
Kantha Style 04: 60 in x 88 in
Kantha Style 05: 54 in x 82 in
Kantha Style 06: 52 in x 74 in

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