100% Cotton • Ambar Charkha Spun • Hand Woven • Natural Dyed • Versatility of Use • Embroidery Detail
This beige-coloured, 40s cotton, round neck dress has been naturally dyed using Terminalia Arjuna. This dress comes with two inverted pleats to give it a crisp look. The sleeves of this dress are adorned with the stitches of Kantha, a form of Indian hand embroidery.
It has detachable sleeves as an element of multi-functionality involving the wearer in the process of choice and interchangeability. Practical touches include side pockets.
Type of Button used: Coconut Shell Buttons
Lafaani is a circular Indian fashion brand. The name of the brand has its roots in Urdu, and literally translates to 'immortality'. It was chosen because the brand makes completely handcrafted products, which immortalizes the labour and toil of the artisans that have created the beautiful pieces in 100% cotton fibres and natural materials. Their fabrics are Hand/Ambar Charkha spun, handwoven using traditional weaving techniques, naturally dyed and adorned with the age-old hand embroidery techniques.Their garments are 100% biodegradable allowing it to complete its journey. All products are ethically Made in India from seed to stitch.
Fair trade: Laafani works closely together with the artisans that create their products. The items are made in a workshop in New Delhi that Lafaani visits almost every week. They always negotiate fair prices for every project they do together. The fabrics are sourced from small home-grown organizations working directly with weavers from Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and West Bengal. Laafani conducts frequent assessments ensure fair production and the quality of the material.
Environmentally friendly: Laafani only uses natural materials. They use the cotton fabrics from small home-grown organizations that carry out most processes by hand. The cotton is ethically sourced, hand/ Ambar Charkha spun, handwoven on traditional hand looms and naturally dyed. By using natural dye and doing everything by hand, the CO2 emissions, and water footprint are minimized. The packaging is also completely plastic free.
Vegan: Laafani is a completely vegan brand.
#plastic-free #100-natural-materials #Womenswear #Menswear #contemporary #artisanal
Shipping rate: €14.50 in Europe.
Import Taxes and Duties: Products are shipped from India, and there may be import taxes/duties upon arrival of your package.
Delivery time: Orders are posted in 7-14 days, and it can take 2-3 weeks for the product to arrive.
Address: No physical store.
Together we can make a difference! Subscribe to the newsletter to stay up to date about fair and sustainable fashion. We plant a tree for every subscription! 🌳