Mara Vera was founded by Drashta Sarvaiya with the desire to bring modern design with sustainability into our daily lives. Drashta is a full-time textile designer and printmaker based in Cornwall, United Kingdom. Social responsibility and environmental sustainability are at the heart of what she does. Through Mara Vera she collaborates with master artisans in Gujarat and Rajasthan and works with locally sourced materials to deliver high quality, hand made textiles. Her small business invests 5% of proceeds from every sale in the development of the local artisan communities in India.