Block printing is a traditional form of art in India. Artisans stamp lengths of cotton fabric with color using hand-carved woodblocks. Many times, the prints are done in multiple layers. The outcome is a vibrant pattern that exemplifies the culture around it. Block printed by hand Stitched with a Kantha style pattern.
- Machine washable
- Size: 40" x 40"
Meet the Artisan
Mira Fair Trade
We at Mira Fair Trade hope to empower women and underprivileged artisans by helping them attain long-term sustainability and economic independence through the Fair Trade model rather than via traditional charitable donations. We are excited to offer our customers a wide variety of eclectic and unique home decor products made ethically with many recycled materials. Founder Meera annually tours rural areas in India where these artisans live and work, and meets the community organizers and the non-profit organizations that produce her inventory. Meera works directly at the grass roots levels to design beautiful, ethnic products suitable for the western world.
As the famous quotation goes, “If you educate a woman, you educate the entire family.”