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Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum  Search this
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Published Date:
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 13:00:09 +0000
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India
waste
Scraps
kantha
Bengladesh
stitch
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<img width="583" height="673" src="http://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/CH-1965-48-01-e1474570716904.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image" alt="CH-1965-48-01" style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;" srcset="http://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/CH-1965-48-01-e1474570716904-260x300.jpg 260w, http://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/CH-1965-48-01-e1474570716904-170x196.jpg 170w, http://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/CH-1965-48-01-e1474570716904.jpg 583w" sizes="(max-width: 583px) 100vw, 583px" />Kantha is the practice of reinventing worn cotton fabric into household textiles in India and Bangladesh.
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