Kantha embroidery comes from eastern South Asia, especially Bangladesh and the Indian states of West Bengal and Odisha. This fabric is hand-stitched together to make a creative design. Not every Kantha is the same, for they are unequally assembled. We always do our best to offer you the best assortment and quality of textiles. An assortment of colors will happen.
Our Vintage Kantha Quilts are crafted by female artisans in villages throughout India, Liv Rocks sells and represents their original Kantha artwork. Generations of women have passed their skills to their daughters to keep this traditional art-form alive so your purchase helps this to continue. In addition to adding beauty to your home, their needleworks give the craft-women a means to support their families by their own entrepreneurship.
Each Liv Rocks hand-made Kantha quilt is 100% original and no two are alike. These are TRUE VINTAGE Kantha Quilts. This means there will be imperfections, possibly some discoloration in places however we do our best to check each one before sending it to your home.
All quilts have been thoroughly cleaned, washed and packaged prior to shipment for cleanliness.
So many uses for a Liv Rocks Vintage Kantha Quilt Throw! Use it to snuggle under and with. Throw (hence the name) it over a couch that needs a pop of bohemian color and make it look exciting and new. Not only is each Kantha Quilt Blanket beautiful, it is a conversation piece. Hand-stitched from recycled saris, the texture and the beauty is unmatched. Give a Kantha Quilt from Liv Rocks to a loved one, or treat yourself.
The vivid colors of this Kantha throw will transform any room into a dream space. Durable and long-lasting it can be a cover, a rug, a table cloth----and did we mention Kantha Quilt Throws make a perfect gift?
History of Kantha Embroidery
Kantha traditional hand-stitched embroidery has been taught from mother to daughter for generations in India. Today this art-form helps support rural artisans from India to gain financial interdependence while creating beautiful boho spaces for our homes.
- The images are accurate reproductions
- Reversible with complementary designs on both sides
- Approx. 80 x 55 inches
- 100% cotton
- Machine wash cold in gentle cycle separately / Hang to Dry
- Imported from India
Buying a Liv Rocks Kantha Quilt, Blanket, Pillow Care or Accessory product helps create sustainable employment for marginalized women in India. Every purchase of a Liv Rocks Kantha product has an immediate impact and provides an artisan with a full-time job.