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Assam Cotton Napkins 20"X20" - Through the Moongate and Over the Moon Toys

Assam Cotton Napkins 20"X20"

$ 10.00 $ 29.00

These hand-woven subtle solid napkins add a simple classic style to every meal. Highly absorbent and washable, these napkins are a great way to reduce the use of disposable paper products.  Suitable for everyday use and for special occasions, these napkins make a great holiday and host(ess) gift too! 

  • 100% cotton

  • Set of 4

  • Hand-woven on bamboo looms by indigenous women weavers of Northeast India

  • Colored with low-impact dyes

  • Machine washable

This striking product is hand-woven by an artisan cooperative in Assam, using bamboo frame looms. The co-op of indigenous women creates intricately woven stylish pieces and incorporates traditional design elements and skills. This cooperative was formed in as a project of a local non-governmental organization to tap into the existing skills of weavers and expand income opportunities for women. They made a commitment to work specifically with the poorest of the weavers; the group steadily grew, forming a trust employing over one-hundred local weavers.

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