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Mira Fair Trade

Block Printed Kantha Quilt - Fish Print

Regular price $36.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $36.00 USD
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This fish print block printed Kantha quilt is a perfect gift for a new baby. 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. Measures 40" x 40"

This quilt was sourced by Mira Fair Trade and is Certified Fair Trade and Green America.  Mira Fair Trade sources hand made products from rural villages in India where the artisan's are often paid as little as $1 per day for their work due to lack of education and resources. Mira Fair Trade purchases from these artisan's, who live and work in these villages, and ensure they are paid living wages for their work. Fair Trade Certified is governed by the Fair Trade Federation.

Care information

Change the water every 2-3 days and utilize flower food. Trim the bottom of the stems at least once per week. Keep out of direct sunlight. For an even longer life, you can place the arrangement in your refrigerator at night.