Ka-Sha

Neeta Crop Jacket

Sale price Price $239.00 Regular price $89.95

This new collection features some of my personal favourite pieces to emerge from Indian label Ka-Sha. I discovered Ka-Sha on our last trip to India and fell instantly in love. Their only Australian stockists, pieces are made just for us in the tiniest quantities (3 or 4 of each style maximum).

The Neeta crop jacket is both a bold statement and cosy addition to your wardrobe. Featuring gathered sleeves and a shawl-like fit through the back, it pairs divinely with jeans, high waisted skits, or over dresses for a stunning extra layer. 

The hand-woven fabric is clamp-dyed and finished with contrasting red hand-stitching around the edges. The craftsmanship and dying techniques representing traditional textile and craft techniques from different groups around India.

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Product Details
  • Made ethically in Pune, India
  • Made from hand-woven and hand-dyed cotton, supporting artisan communities and techniques from around the country
  • Sizing: S = AU 6-8, M= AU 10, L = AU 12. 
  • If between sizes we recommend sizing up.

 

Product Care
  • Cold gentle hand wash separately if needed
  • Do not bleach or use harsh chemicals, soak, wring or rub
  • Do not tumble dry – line dry in shade
  • Cool iron under a pressing cloth if needed

 

More about Ka-Sha

 

Ka-Sha was founded in 2012 by Karishma Shahani Khan, celebrating multi-layered cultures and using design as a form of storytelling. Sustainability is at the heart of Ka-Sha. The embrace sustainability at all levels from design to sourcing, production and distribution. They use natural fibres and endeavor to be entirely zero waste, using the skills of their designers to recycle and upcycle fabric and scraps. They also focus on providing their makers – master craftsmen – with good conditions in which they can grow as individuals.

 

When we visited their studio in Pune (India) – which is both their shopfront (although most pieces are made to order) and sewing room, we saw rugs, scarves, and backpacks made from their fabric scraps. It is a beautiful thing to see!

 

Ka-Sha make all of our orders to order, which means no waste or excess is produced. In their studio in India they also make the majority of customer orders to order, meaning little waste and the perfect fit, and ensuring garments are worn and loved for years to come.