This beautiful 100% cotton cushion cover with bird and flower depictions was hand-embroidered by artisans working with St. Mary’s.
Size: 45 x 45 cm
Due to the handmade nature, expect variations and imperfections.
Who made this?
St Mary’s Mahila Shikshan Kendra
St Mary’s teaches rural women who have migrated to the city of Ahmedabad, in western India, to use their traditional Kathiawadi style of embroidery and mirror work to generate essential income. Women from all religious beliefs unite within this group where education and healthcare are also provided.
NZ$ 56.70 inc GST
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