LDBInteriorTextiles.com, a leading home decor trade magazine featured Sustainable Threads’ banana bark (stem) placemat in their article on new products on display at the N.Y. Home Textiles Market, Winter 2018.
Hand-woven 13- by 19-inch placemats and 13- by 72-inch runners are made with natural materials, including banana bark, river grass and cotton. Each piece is woven on traditional manual looms by fair-trade artisans. Banana bark fiber is an agricultural by-product and is strong, renewable and durable. Shown is the Madeline design. Sustainable Threads, 732-940-7487, sustainablethreads.com