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bunai : vintage cotton kilim purse


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Bunai is a small, family-owned and managed business in India, creating unique bags and purses using vintage textiles. Hand sourced by the Gupta family on their travels through regional India, these original hand woven fabrics convey generations of traditional dying expertise and stunning pattern making, alive with warmth and bold design. Carefully reworked into new bags and purses, a piece from this collection joyfully preserves the rich cultural heritage of these textiles and their makers.

With their brass kisslock frame and plump round shape, these purses are pleasingly sized for human hands, ideal for your essential coins, medications or lip balm. A charmingly nostalgic style with the romance of travel in every stitch, they're made from beautiful fragments of cotton kilim textile. 

made in India

colour : 
  • indigo, sand

materials : cotton, brass
measurements : 
  • length 13cm
  • width 13cm