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MOSAIC LIGHT GREY Kitchen Towel

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Size 27"x19"
100% organic cotton
Hand block printed
Contemporary prints
Features a loop for hanging
Water-based inks
Machine wash cold. Tumble dry low
Crafted by physically challenged artisans from Northern India

Description

Accented with a contemporary print, using water-based ink, this organic cotton towel adds simple luxury to your kitchen. Highly absorbent and reusable, this product is a practical way to reduce consumption of disposable paper towels. Packaged with a belly band and a hanger, it makes an excellent host or hostess gift.

A Fair Trade product. Handmade by artisans in India.

How It's Made

Artisans apply block print patterns to organic cotton. To start printing, an artisan evenly applies dye to a hand-carved wooden block. The fabric is then hand-stamped firmly and steadily, leaving a printed pattern. Dye is frequently added to maintain the same intensity of color. Once the printing is finished with a specific color and block, the artisan cleans the block and must wait for the cloth to dry before continuing.

This is a deceptively simple art - each piece features dozens, if not hundreds, of careful impressions. This artisan group, based in Northern India, trains and employs physically challenged artisans, who have limited employment opportunities as a result of their physical challenges and social stigma associated with it.

  • About Sustainable Threads

Sustainable Threads is an exclusively fair trade, eco-focused company promoting handmade lifestyle products, carefully co-designed with our artisan partners in India. Traditional art techniques are used to craft a collection with a modern sensibility. We are approved members of the prestigious Fair Trade Federation & Green America.

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