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Kantha Vintage Quilts

Vintage Kantha Quilt with Black & Yellow Shams
Vintage Kantha Quilt with Black & Yellow Shams
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Category: Home Décor/Home Accents

The Kantha Empire dominated the Indian subcontinent in the late 17th and early 18th centuries. The shahs spared no luxury, even when the court was on the move during a military campaign or hunting expedition. Printed cottons such as these would have made tent “walls” in the northern Indian desert.


$325.00
Vintage Kantha Quilt with Indigo Black & Beige Shams
Vintage Kantha Quilt with Indigo Black & Beige Shams
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Category: Home & Garden/Bedding

The Kantha Empire dominated the Indian subcontinent in the late 17th and early 18th centuries. The shahs spared no luxury, even when the court was on the move during a military campaign or hunting expedition. Printed cottons such as these would have made tent “walls” in the northern Indian desert.


$325.00
Vintage Kantha Pillow - Rectangle
Vintage Kantha Pillow - Rectangle
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Women in rural Bengal transform fabric from old saris into soft quilts using a simple running stitch, called kantha. Here, vintage kantha quilts are again transformed into colorful pillows. Piled on a bed or propped on a sofa, they’re a fresh and one-of-a-kind accent that adds an inviting pop of color to any room. Backed with burgundy cotton fabric.


$68.00
Vintage Kantha Cube
Vintage Kantha Cube
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Category: Home & Garden/Home Décor/Home Accents

Bring color to your home with bright accessories like this cube, made using handcrafted kantha quilting from western Bengal. Kantha is a true folk art, developed by rural women as a way to reuse old saris and other bright cotton fabrics. The material is layered and joined using a simple running stitch. Here, the result is a bright patchwork of color that you can use as an ottoman or small side table to set down a magazine or your glasses while relaxing on the couch.


$198.00
Vintage Kantha Pillow - Square
Vintage Kantha Pillow - Square
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Women in rural Bengal transform fabric from old saris into soft quilts using a simple running stitch, called kantha. Here, vintage kantha quilts are again transformed into colorful pillows. Piled on a bed or propped on a sofa, they’re a fresh and one-of-a-kind accent that adds an inviting pop of color to any room. Backed with burgundy cotton fabric.


$68.00
Vintage Kantha Quilt with Navy Blue & Burgundy Shams
Vintage Kantha Quilt with Navy Blue & Burgundy Shams
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Category: Home & Garden/Bedding

This one-of-a-kind bedding is a gorgeous way to introduce color, texture, and a handcrafted spirit to your home décor. Women in rural Bengal, India, create each piece by hand, using threads and fabric from old saris. The patches are joined together using a rustic running stitch called kantha, and the result is truly unique. Handcrafted from colorful and comfortable vintage materials, the result is an exceptionally inviting bedding set like no other.


$325.00