This eco-friendly table mat is a beautiful example of how stunning Bhutanese textiles can be. This textile is made of fine silk handwoven on raw silk by talented women artisans, this placement is a great conversation piece for your dining table.
The colours are achieved through a natural dyeing process using onion peel, walnut cover, madder, beetroot, marigold flower, and other natural ingredients. The silk is farmed sustainability and treated naturally.
dimension : 74 cm long * 44 cm large
Weight: 120 grams
Silk, Raw Silk, Natural Dyes
Delicate wash in neutral soap, then hang to dry
About the producer:
Deki Natural Dye and Handicraft is a sustainable business run by Deki herself. She learned the art of weaving and dyeing with her late mother and aunt. After receiving formal training, she went on to create her first shop, an eco-friendly business in the heart of Thimphu.
Her textiles are all made from sustainable fibers that are grown locally and organically. All the colours are achieved through vegetal dyes. Deki also supports women from the community by offering training to those interested in learning so they can start their own businesses as well.
Please note the colours may differ slightly from the images due to camera and screen settings.