Quilted Kantha Clutch
This clutch will carry all your essentials. It is made of small squares of recycled fabric that are pieced together, and quilted into a purse. It is fully lined with a layer of foam so your phone, keys and other items will be protected.
The entire purse is finished with a kantha stitch, which is done the traditional way with white cotton thread. A carry strap is created by braiding strands of coordinating, recycled fabrics.
This purse measures 5x7" and is perfect for a run to town or to keep inside a larger purse to grab as you run in a store.
Made by Lalita.
Other kantha creations
Kantha Shopping Bag Set of 2
Our reusable shopping bags come in a set of 2. They are made of 100% recycled materials.
They are made from three layers of saree material, hand-quilted together in the traditional kantha running stitch. The bags are 12" by 15" and 3" wide and include fabric handles.
Help cut down on disposable plastic use by carrying your own bag to the store. Additionally, you help support women at risk in Asia while you help the environment. Clearly everyone needs a few of these!
This purchase is for 2 assorted colors of shopping bags. Colors are not guaranteed, though listed pictures are of actual available colors.
Kantha Handmade Paper Journal
Our journals have received an upgrade! All of our journals are now made from handmade paper.
These journals feature the traditional "kantha" work that has been used in India for thousands of years. Kantha work is rows of hand stitching, always done in white thread, in a running pattern. These journals include kantha work on Indian printed cotton fabric.
The journal measures 5"x 7" and are filled with blank pages of handmade paper- ready for you to fill. Each journal has 90 pages.
This product was made by Niru, one of our college students, who is supporting herself through the sale of this journal.
Saree Baby Blanket
These baby quilts are made from beautiful sarees. The sarees have been chosen with babies in mind to create a beautiful handmade baby blanket they will cherish for years to come.
The saree has been hand quilted with multiple layers of fabric to create thickness. They are hand quilted using the traditional kantha technique, which is a running stitch with thick cotton thread.
The quilts are 45"x 45", a generous size for a baby blanket. The blankets are machine washable but we recommend line drying them.
You can support families as you buy your next baby shower gift.