Fair Trade Embroidered Foot Stool from India, "Floral Fauna"
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A peacock, elephants and a bluebird parade under a florid star in the design of this foot stool from India's Ganpat Mehta. The colorful composition is embroidered over off white cotton by women artisans in Rajasthan. Painted brass rivets secure the seat on the stool with mango wood legs, which are removable.
Ganpat has steadily grown his workshop. He specializes in small furnishings focusing on contemporary pieces that incorporate traditional Indian designs and textiles. He has people who collaborate in his workshop and employs additional artisans who work from their homes.