This eco-friendly bedding made from recycled cotton sari brings the color, tradition, and spirit of India to your home. Each piece is hand-stitched with kantha embroidery by artisans in India. Even better, each of these unique handmade home textiles is unique- no two are alike! Colors and patterns will vary, let us choose for you. Quilts have seven layers of fabric, no added filling. Pillow shams feature coconut button closures. Sets include quilt and two coordinating shams. Machine wash cold, line dry. Dimensions: Standard shams: 26"l x 20"w; King shams: 36"l x 20"w; Queen quilt: 96"l x 92"w; King quilt: 108"l x 92"w.
Your purchase helps marginalized artisan groups in East India build their handcrafting skills, enhancing their access to markets and information, and increasing their income and productivity in a safe and sustainable way.
Since 1990, SERRV International has partnered with artisans in East India, providing a long-term trading partnership and interest-free advance payment for our orders. Through sales of their products, artisans from more than 70 craft groups (many are women), receive improved working conditions, stable incomes, and benefits from health campaigns. In addition, artisans receive help in finding needed export outlets for their handcrafts.
Artisans in East India use several techniques to create their variety of beautiful handcrafts, including embroidery, ikat, leatherwork, batik, hand painting, and metalwork.