Vintage Silk Saree Kantha Shawl/Scarf - Hand Stitched Upcycled by OMSutraOMSutra
Unveil the Layers of a Beautiful Story with Our Hand-Stitched Gratitude Silk Scarf
When you choose this ethically sourced, fairly traded, and sustainably handcrafted Kantha Silk Scarf, you're not just adding a fashion accessory to your collection; you're changing lives. This remarkable piece is a labor of love, stitched by women's groups in Eastern India, and it carries a narrative as rich and intricate as its design.
Every inch of this scarf is hand-stitched with meticulous attention to detail, using vintage, upcycled Indian silk saree fabric. The fabric's versatility is celebrated, as it seamlessly weaves together two different fabrics, employing an age-old traditional hand embroidery technique known as Kantha. The result is a mesmerizing reversible design, adorned with a distinctive running straight stitch—a testament to its uniqueness and craftsmanship.
Crafted from quality silk scraps, this scarf offers a soft, cozy embrace that radiates warmth and comfort. Its versatility knows no bounds; wear it as a scarf, a wrap, a stole, or even as a throw—it adapts to your every whim. Available in assorted patterns and vibrant, deep colors, each scarf boasts the Kantha stitch and contrasting tassel lining. No two scarves are alike; the color, pattern, and design vary considerably, reflecting the handmade nature of this remarkable creation.
But this scarf is more than just a fashion statement; it's a vehicle for change. By choosing this product, you're not only adorning yourself with beauty but also enriching lives. The women artisans behind this masterpiece find empowerment and the means to support their families through their entrepreneurship. Your thoughtful purchase becomes a source of positive change, reinforcing independence and confidence in their lives.
Shopping differently can make a world of difference, and by choosing this scarf, you become a part of a beautiful change. Your purchase provides a positive source of income, opening doors to a better and more sustainable livelihood for these women, giving them newfound hope and opportunities. Handmade by the women artisans of the Nistha Project in collaboration with our charity partner Yoga Gives Back, this scarf represents a beacon of positive change.
Measurements: Length 235 cm x Width 88 cm Material: Vintage Sarees Silk Fabric and Kantha embroidery by cotton thread. Care Instructions: Dry cleaning is recommended, or alternatively, hand wash with a mild detergent in cold water. Avoid tumble drying.
Each scarf is a unique work of art, and you can even request images to select the one that speaks to your heart. The images shown here are for reference only, and we'll ensure your choice before shipping, making every scarf you receive a true representation of your style and story.
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