Tag: kantha

So What’s The Thing About Kantha?

  We’ve mentioned it once or twice before. But at ibbi we’re huge fans of kantha- stunning colourful throws and accessories made from layers of the softest vintage sari length, all hand stitched together with the prettiest ‘kantha’ running stitch. And it was fantastic- at the House & Garden Sprit of Christmas event in London […]

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Why You Should Covet A Kantha

We talk about our love of kantha a lot at ibbi: and what’s not to love! Kantha quilts, kantha throws, kantha blankets, kantha cushions..they’re all truly unique vintage goodies, made in the brightest happy colours: timeless textiles to treasure forever. So what makes them so special? Kantha is a type of Bengali embroidered quilt- the […]

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Why We Love: Kantha

It’s official. At ibbi we simply love kantha: a sumptuous throw made from layer upon layer of finest vintage Indian cotton sari and hand stitched together by talented artisans in West Bengal, to create a unique and sumptuous throw. Kanthas make perfect picnic rugs and they’re great draped over sofas and stools. They’re delicious across […]

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