Double layered blockprint nakshi kantha fabric
Double layered Nakshi Kantha from Bangladesh. This piece is 4,5 M long (5 yards) en 100 cm wide. It is entirely embroidered and block printed by hand, by women members of the NGO Kumudini (WFTO member). The top layer is mauve coloured changeant silk , blockprinted in ox-blood red. The botton layer is 100% cotton.
It can be washed by hand, with a gentle soap.