Hand dyed and hand woven double ikat, with resist spots throughout. Kantha stitched by hand to several inner layers of recycled sari - warm quite weighty. Made in India by small groups of men and women who work in collaboration with a fair trade organisation that supports them in business and marketing.
Dry clean only. Back: 100% cotton. Front: 100% cotton wadding: 100% cotton.
Made in India.
220cm x 220cm.
There may be some colour rub, so please keep away from light coloured fabrics and upholstery. These cotton fibres have been grown in a chemical and pesticide free environment.
An age-old and complex technique of patterning cloth, whereby the pattern is pre-determined by tie-dyeing the yarn prior to weaving. The characteristic haziness of the pattern that emerges is a pleasing result of this hand process.