Tanka - Pure Silk Cushion Cover
This pure silk cushion cover is hand-embroidered and 100% coloured with natural dyes. This product is made through the cooperation of a women's enterprise in the state of Rajasthan, India, and the intent of this project was to provide an alternative means of livelihood and income augmentation for the women of rural, tribal and urban slums of the region.
By using traditional techniques of 'Tanka' embroidery these artisan women are reflecting their creativity, imagination and passion in each piece they are creating, and with the support of the women’s enterprise these artisan women have earned significant financial and social independence and status within their family and society.
Approximate Size - 16 x16 in