Size: 35 x 180 cm
Material: handwoven organic cotton, natural dye
Are you looking for a travel scarf? An ethically produced scarf? A machine washable scarf? You have come to the right place.
This beautiful scarf was handwoven by the women of Savannakhet Province of Laos with organically produced cotton and hand dyed with natural ingredients. Traditional wood and bamboo looms are used by weavers to transform the cotton fibre into cotton cloth.
It stands for a simple and slow lifestyle. It can be machine washed and gets even softer with age.
✔ Made under Fair Trade Conditions
✔ Handwoven 100% organic Lao cotton
✔ More breathable than machine made cotton fabric
✔ Naturally dyed i.e. no nasty chemicals that irritates your skin
✔ Comes with a story card that describes what it is and how it is made
✔ Colour fast and machine washable
✔ Gift wrapping available for $1
✔ Free 365 day return within Australia
WHO YOU ARE SUPPORTING
Artisan Group: Saoban
Saoban is a member of PADETC, a Lao NGO that integrates socially sustainable programs in education, agriculture, micro-finance, handcrafts and community leadership. Saoban is an active member of Fair Trade Laos. Saoban's principle values are:
- Fair Trade
- builds capacity
- supports and empowers rural communities
- products are eco-friendly
- protects children
- preserves cultural heritage