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bunai : vintage indigo dyed cotton kantha bag


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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.

This bag has been made using vintage handwoven cotton, kantha stitched together by hand to create a strong, multi-layered textile. It's careful patching is testament to the proud cultural heritage and enduring strength of these fabrics. Sturdy leather handles and a reinforced base helps the bag retain its shape and structure.

made in India

colour : 
  • indigo

materials : cotton, leather
measurements : 
  • length 20cm
  • width 30cm
  • depth 14cm