Size 13"x72" Banana plant fiber & cotton blend Handwoven on traditional handloom Renewable, durable and sustainable Wipe clean with damp cloth, spot clean with soap solution, dry in shade Crafted by rural weavers from Southern India Description Traditional weavers create our choice handwoven runners from a blend of banana plant stem and cotton. Banana plants bear fruit only once in their lifetime and head for landfills once the fruit is harvested. Banana plant agricultural waste is re-purposed and transformed into strong, durable, and renewable ropes, to create these exquisite runners. Spoil yourself or gift a loved one!!
Sustainable Threads exclusively promotes fair trade, handmade products made with natural fibers. Founded by Poonam Abbi and Harish Hathiramani, this social enterprise brings together our professional experience and passion for rural development, entrepreneurship and social justice. Sustainable Threads works in partnership with disadvantaged artisans including physically disabled individuals, survivors of domestic violence, and socially marginalized tribal communities – to co-design our collection, marrying our modern aesthetic with traditional art techniques and textiles.