This beautiful fair trade kantha Christmas stocking is handmade in India. It is about 18" long and 6" wide, with a loop for hanging. This festive stocking has a yellow, red, and blue star pattern, and small pom poms hang from the cuff. It is 100% cotton and should be hand washed in cool water or dry cleaned. Kantha is fabric made from upcycled sari cloth that has been sewn together using a straight running stitch. If you order this stocking you will receive the exact one in the image. Each of our kantha Christmas stockings is one of a kind, so only one is available.
About the brand: Mira Fair Trade was founded in 2008 by Meera Viswanathan as a way to connect artisans in her native India with markets in the west. The company's mission is to help empower artisans, especially women, to achieve economic independence through the fair trade model instead of through charitable donations. Mira Fair Trade is also committed to environmental health and sustainability, an ethic that is manifested in the brand's use of recycled materials, both in its products and packaging. The company is a member of the Fair Trade Federation and is a Green America Gold Certified Business.