Loom Woven Silk Throw / Blanket Handspun Silk Threads by Village Spinners from Eastern part of India.
When the raw silk sarees are manufacture, there is a lot of threads that get wasted. The village spinner’s collect the threads and card them into fiber, then handspin into yarn for weaving and knitting. Finished size approx. 40″ x 90″ · 100cm x 225cm
Only three Natural and Organic items were used. Textured Organic Cotton Yarn from India, the Black Mud was made from the Charcoal of Grape Vine Shoots grown in Germany and Organic Home-Crafted Soy Milk.
This draft is from the fragment of cloth belonging to the eighth-century Alamannic warrior, Alladorf Grave from Bavaria. It is only one of the few weavings from the eight to tenth century that have been identify.
I have added a new size of woven blanket. They will be the same as my other blankets in texture, color and fibers. the only differences is that they are woven narrower to fit within the width of the wheelchair wheels. I will be offering two sizes, lap and full length. These blankets will be one of the few weaving that I will be offering online for purchase.
Natural Cotton from Georgia, Dyed with Natural Cutch from Turkey and Hand Finished with Kantha Stitching.