Our Khadi Organic Cotton Throw from Cloth & Co. is hand spun and hand woven, giving it the beautiful texture and slubs that can only be found with true hand spinning and weaving. This khadi cotton throw is designed for use all year round, with the natural breathable cotton being perfect for summer evenings and enough weight to keep you warm in the cooler months. Khadi means handspun and handwoven cloth. In 1918 Mahatma Gandhi started the Swadeshi Movement for Khadi as a relief programme for the poor living in India’s rural villages.
Cloth & Co. is an Australian brand who strives to alleviate poverty through the utilization of the traditional artisan’s skills, as well as providing capacity and skills development to those in need, by working with Artisans of Fashion which supports a number of women’s self help groups and artisan communities across different regions in India.