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Kantha Folk Embroidery Dress

Kantha Folk Embroidery Dress

Regular price ₹20,869
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Discover the beauty and storytelling of Bengali art with our Nakshi Kantha Embroidered Folk Needlework Dress. This exquisite piece is adorned with tiny, clearly shaped animal motifs, each stitch narrating the tale of an ordinary rural animal’s life. The dress, with its cheli or long line, exudes a refined elegance, making it a one-of-a-kind treasure in your wardrobe 🌺🍁🌞

  • Kantha Embroidery: Features intricate folk needlework that celebrates the rich legacy of Bengali art, with each stitch meticulously telling a story. Adorned with tiny, clearly shaped animals, adding a charming and whimsical touch to the design.
  • Boxy Mini Dress: Designed for a relaxed fit, offering both comfort and style. Features long straps that can be tied into a bow on the shoulders, adding a playful and adjustable element to the dress.
  • Artisan Collaboration: This design is hand- embroidered by our dearest friend artisan Priya from Bengal who has been working with us for over 3 years, Over that time we built a lovely bond with her, sharing stories and being each others' support. With the help of No Borders, she as been able to successfully grow her team in the Nanoor village district, employing young women from neighboring villages to work with her. That she says is her biggest achievement yet. 
  • Local Tailoring: Stitched by our local tailors who were inspired by the beauty of the fabric, infusing their craftsmanship with 100% intention and care. 

This Kantha Embroidered Dress is more than just a garment; it’s a canvas of cultural heritage and artistic expression. The intricate animal motifs and delicate stitches celebrate the rich traditions of Bengali art while providing a whimsical and elegant look. Perfect for any occasion, this dress combines comfort, style, and a touch of storytelling that makes it truly special 🌸🎀

This unique and exclusive work of art is a heavy labor and time-consuming process that requires 3 months of time to embroider by our Kantha artists. Kindly allow this time for them to send this to you with love.

Sizes can be customized. Add your measurements in the Notes box at checkout 💛


Details - Beige Mini Oversized Dress with Elongated Tie-Knot Straps for Closure.
Material - Tussar Silk Blend
Technique - Kantha intricate traditional Bengali motif embroidery in traditional Bengali colors.
Wash care - Hand wash lightly in cold water or Dry Clean.

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