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Stone grey apron, plant dyed with black tea and iron water

Stone grey apron, plant dyed with black tea and iron water
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Description

This apron is made from heavy weight 100% organic cotton by women in a cooperative in Kerela. One adult size - approx. 10-14. I have botanically tie-dyed the apron using black tea and iron water. This gives the apron a beautifully distressed appearance.
The chemical-free dyeing process is labour intensive as each step takes time and patience - roughly 4 weeks; a quiet protest to the ‘fast, thoughtless and disposable’ way of producing items in modern society. Plant dyeing fabric is a sustainable way of producing unique colours and is kinder to the planet.
Wash, using an eco friendly detergent, preferably below 30°C. Dry out of bright sunlight. Avoid contact with strong acids.

All packaging is plastic free - paper tape, recycled cardboard boxes, padding and corn starch. All of these materials are biodegradable. The corn starch bags are compostable.

Inspiration

The industrial, distressed look is very on trend and I wanted to use black tea and iron with a Shibori tie-dye technique to give this apron an added twist. This apron equally suits a modern or rustic home.

Shipping & delivery

This item will be posted to you by Earthed within 1 day of receiving payment.

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United Kingdom £3.50 £7.00
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