You have arrived to a shop where you will find items full of colour, warmth and history.
Here at Mahri Mahri you will find handicraft made by beautiful women across the globe. All made with love. All ethical and all beautiful.
This is where every product has a story.
The story of kantha balnkets
Basha Boutiques high quality and unique kantha products are handmade by at-risk women and survivors of human sex trafficking in Bangladesh.
Six layers of vintage or new cotton sari cloths, hand-stitched together using a traditional Kantha stitch. Each blanket takes anywhere from 12 - 46 hours to create.
Stories of women behind the blankets
The women artisans complete a training and rehabilitation program prior to beginning work. Basha provides weekly trainings, including literacy and life skills programs. The artisans also receive medical support, councelling, and day care assistance for their children.
You can read personal artisan stories from your selected kantha's product page.