If you are taking small or giant steps toward buying better, the Love Calcutta Arts kantha baby blankets are the best place to get started. Wrapped in these blankets are the highest standards of ethical production, sustainability, and fair trade practices. Love Calcutta Arts, a freedom business that lives and thrives near a notorious red light district in Kolkata, offers women a new beginning rooted in freedom and dignity. What better baby gift is there than one that is made in the spirit of protecting the environment and caring for the suffering women of the world? The value of your purchase extends far beyond the blanket and the joy it will bring to you; it also helps sustain a business in Kolkata that is participating in the movement to eradicate human trafficking in the region.
These baby blankets are made from five layers of upcycled cotton saris, and are the perfect weight for keeping your baby warm in the stroller or car seat. They are also great drool-catchers; the fabric has lived a full life, so your baby blanket does not need to be handled delicately. Lie it on the floor for hours of tummy time! And when your baby outgrows this special baby blanket, keep this treasure in your home as a reminder of the joyous first months of your baby's life; repurpose it into a decorative pillow or wall art!
The blankets are light and soft, 100% cotton, and loaded with the vibrant colors indicative of Indian prints.
Dimensions: 40" x 40"