This rug is not only soft, but highly practical. Hand woven with lustrous silk, and printed, this rug is also reversible. Beautifully soft and finely textured with a muted rainbow hue on one side and a brighter stripe on the reverse. The printed side is the less bright, with a washed out traditional Persian pattern. This textile manufacturer employs four hundred men and women, of which over half are cottage workers. Employees receive ES insurance to get free medical treatment for all the family, provident fund for pensions and interest free loans for various health problems or funding marriages. They support SOS Children Village India, Save the Children and Oxfam as their favoured charities. Traditional techniques involved include hand-weaving, hand embroidery, kantha work, sequins, cutwork, tie-dye, block and screen printing. Materials used include wool/jute, jute/cotton, seagrass, wool/cotton and recycled materials are recycled cotton, recycled denim, sweet wrappers and saris. They have an excellent team of young people who are energetic and committed to a new vision. Scatter randomly on a scrubbed wooden floor, with other rugs for a beautiful and practical alternative to a carpet.
Why we love this product!
- A muted pattern or a brighter stripe
- Large in size
- Soft as silk
Dimensions: 120 x 180cm