Block-printed organic cotton placemats (set of 2)
Spice up your table with these unique block-printed cotton placemats. The fabric is block-printed by hand using 2 complimentary stamps that form a decorative flora pattern across the surface.
Each purchase is for a set of 2 placemats of the same print/colour/pattern. Lovingly handmade by talented artisan women in Jaipur, India.
Materials: 1 layer of cotton canvas, handwoven, block-printed by hand
Care: Gently hand wash in cold water. Hang or lay flat to air dry
Dimensions: Approximately 19 inches x 13 inches (approx 48 cm x 33 cm)
Colours: Blue and green
By purchasing this item, you are helping to empower and provide ongoing employment income for the women who make these handmade products. The demand for Shakti.ism’s products provides these women with dignified employment, a living wage, hope and opportunities for their children. Together we can provide alternative options for disadvantaged women with the aim to lift them out of poverty and help them to become self-sustaining and independent.
Discover beautiful fair trade accessories and gifts from Shakti.ism, a social enterprise brand on a mission to empower and support marginalised women.
They partner with local grassroots NGOs to ensure their support is reaching people who need it most. Often these are women and girls who have experienced or are at risk of gender-based violence as well as other disadvantages.
Shakti.ism and their partners create a supportive space for the women to develop their skills as artisans and entrepreneurs. This training and support creates far-reaching ripples of change. It helps ensure the women have a sustainable livelihood for the future, breaks the cycle of poverty and preserves local traditions.
Every item in the Shakti.ism collection represents a brighter future, in the form of dignified employment, a living wage, hope and opportunities – for both the women themselves and their children.
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