This hand-loomed rug is made with natural materials that add a rustic warmth to a room. The printed mandala design brings a traditional edge that in turn creates visual interest as well as homely comfort to a bare floor.
Supplier Info: This textile manufacturer employs four hundred men and women, of whom over half are cottage workers. They use traditional handiwork techniques including weaving, embroidery, kantha work and block and screen printing. Materials vary and can include wool, jute, cotton, seagrass, recycled cotton and denim and even sweet wrappers and saris. They have an excellent team of young people who are energetic and committed and share the company’s long term vision. All employees receive ES insurance to get free medical treatment for all the family, provident fund for pensions and interest free loans if necessary. They support several charities including SOS Children Village India, Save the Children and Oxfam.
Why we love this product!
- Handmade and printed
- Fair Trade
- The muted colour scheme creates a feeling of warmth
- Adds a traditional and rustic feel
- Could double up as a wall hanging
Dimensions: 120 x 180cm
Flying carpets are fun in story books, but not at home so we recommend using an anti-slip underlay with this rug to keep it firmly on the ground.