Block Printed Cotton Double Bedspread With Mustard Yellow & Black Paisley Floral Print - L 270 cm x W 220 cm

Exquisite double cotton throw / bedspread with a cheerful mustard yellow and black paisley floral prints on off white with a burgundy border.

Hand made by artisans from Jaipur, Rajasthan, this bedspread is reversible and can be used from either side.

The fabric is hand block printed by tribal women using century old traditions creating the most beautiful patterns and designs depicting their natural habitat in colours of black , mustard and burgundy as seen in this bedspread.

The art of hand block printing is still very much prevalent in the textile town of Sanganer for more than 200 years with the use of alizarin, indigo, and a range of vegetable colors. The beautiful colours comes from local plants which are soaked to extract the vibrant dye and the inspiration for design is nature.

The hand dyed 100% cotton fabric is stitched by hand with a running stitch called Kantha stitch, a style of embroidery popular in West Bengal and in northern India especially Rajasthan.

The Bedspread measures: Length 270 cm x Width 220 cm 

Washing Instructions : Dry Clean or Cold Wash . Use a low heat steam iron for ironing if required.