Organic Cotton Khadi Cushion Cover - Indigo

Organic Cotton Khadi Cushion Cover - Indigo


This cushion cover is made of organic cotton khadi that has been dyed with natural pigment from the indigofera plant. Natural indigo is non-toxic, good for the environment, and, like all natural dyes, it has therapeutic value for the user.

The fabric was woven and dyed by hand in India, then stitched into cushion covers at a social enterprise in London.

- Fits a 50 x 50cm cushion
- Cushion insert not included

* Organic cotton grown by farmers working with a Ghandian NGO in central India. Read about them here.

* Made of hand-spun threads
* Woven by hand on traditional looms by a members of a charitable initiative that aims to make hand weaving a profitable, sustainable and dignified income-earning activity in rural India.

* Blue threads: hand-dyed with natural indigo
* White threads: dyed white using hydrogen peroxide, an environmentally benign substance that breaks down into oxygen and water
- Stitched into cushion covers at a social enterprise in London

Washing Instructions: hand wash separately in cold / lukewarm water with mild detergent only, i.e. detergent that contains no bleaching agents (including oxygen-based ones) or enzymes. Dry on a flat surface in the shade. 

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