Kantala, which is the Sanskrit term for ‘hana plant’, offers a range plant-based bags and wallets with a contemporary flair. Their accessories are inspired by the 300 year old handwoven hana mat which originated in Kandy, Sri Lanka’s last royal kingdom. Kantala was established in 2013 by Vikum Rajapakse and Nadishan Shanthikumar and sustainability has always been at the heart of their brand. Kantala products are PETA-Approved Vegan and empower local artisans in the village of Henevala, a hamlet nestles in the hill country. Kantala is an eco-conscious brand and they ensure their dyes and embellishments are ethically sourced.