100% Organic Kala Cotton Handwoven in the Kutch Desert Area of India
This extraordinarily beautiful shawl is a masterpiece of Bhujodi weaving. This community of weavers come from India's Kutch desert area. The group of weavers has retained traditional skills and have perfected the natural dye techniques, they have refined dyeing methods to gain fast, true colours. A century ago this high-quality weaving was only done for the local prestige market. Today Bhujodi weaving is recognized worldwide for its skill and beauty.
Kala cotton is an indigenous, old world organic cotton. It grows easily in the desert conditions, and needs only the monsoon rain to thrive.
This shawl has a GI tag to show its authenticity
100% Hand spun, Hand Woven Kala Cotton with supplementary weft in tussar silk and tassels on the border.
Please be aware that natural dye will change colour over time- we think this just adds to the beauty of this piece.
Dark colours may transfer.
Hand wash in cold non biological liquid, dry in the shade , iron if necessary.