The solid color napkins involve merging of 2 different thread shades from the warp and the weft, the interplay of which creates a soft sheen. Soft and highly absorbent, these are a practical way to reduce consumption of disposable paper napkins. Packaged with a belly band and a hanger, it makes an excellent party favor and host or hostess gift. Handwoven fabrics are meticulously planned and created, requiring a complex estimation, depending on the design. Hand weaving is unforgiving: mistakes cannot be reversed as weaves can't be undone. A Fair Trade product. Handmade by artisans in India.
-100% cotton Handwoven finely on bamboo looms
-Crafted by indigenous women weavers from Eastern India
-Low impact dyes
-Machine wash cold, delicate cycle. Tumble dry low.
-Set of 4
Country: India Typical Products: Textiles
Demographic of women: Extreme poverty
Sustainable Threads works with Indian women to create traditional hand woven textiles with organic materials. Artisans carefully create a smooth even textile thread by thread, making adjustment and winding the fabric as it is formed. The fair wages and safe working environments by which Sustainable Threads holds high standards for creates greater opportunity for transparency and respect while simultaneously achieving equality in the international trading system.
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Partner with 26 organizations in 17 different countries
Support employment of over 1,700 women
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