By Anne Morgan
Made by a co-operative of women in India, Kerala called ‘Gramodaya’. Anne buys these gauze wipes from ‘The Organic Textile company’ who supports this co-operative. The women who work for ‘Gramodaya’ sew these squares so by buying these face cloths you are giving the women a fair wage. The squares carry the label ‘Gramodaya’. These are useful as face wipes in the house, dish cloths or baby food wipes.
Materials: organic cotton double gauze, organic cotton warp and bamboo weft.
Thread: organic cotton
Dimensions 30×30 cm each cloth
Technique Fabric woven doublecloth, woven on small power looms in Kerala. Women machine edge and attach labels. Anne dyes them using water-based Procion-exhausted dye baths from past projects.
Care Instructions Can be washed at higher temperatures (30 degrees); but, please air dry to be kind to the environment.
Turn around time including postage Ready to go!
All Materialise 4 shop items are fulfilled directly by the makers.