Handwoven Placemats & Napkins - Apricot & Blue
Handwoven Placemats & Napkins - Apricot & Blue

Handwoven Placemats & Napkins - Apricot & Blue

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Egyptian cotton placemats and napkins crafted by master women weavers in Akhmim, a town in the south of Egypt on the east bank of the Nile, which has flourished as a weaving center for over 4000 years. This set features 2 placemats and 2 napkins in matching colours. The edges are decorated with delicate fringes. Brighten your dining table with those attractive multicolored placemats. The napkins are multi-use, they are great for dining napkins, elegant hand towels for your guests in the powder room, or as small side table linens.  Set of 2 placemats and 2 napkins Placemat (each): 36 cm L x 49 cm W Napkin (each): 39 cm L x 39 cm W 100% Egyptian Cotton Do not bleach; wash in cold water Handmade with care in Egypt Fulfillment and shipment from Canada   The Artisans The Akhmim project is one of the development initiatives of the Association of Upper Egypt for Education and Development (AUEED). This project gives the opportunity for girls and women to perpetuate a 4000 years old local textile industry by allowing them to weave traditional products and revive Coptic and Islamic designs from the region dating back to the 3rd century AD.

Dandarah is a woman-owned social enterprise with a mission to support artisans and sustain traditional crafts. They work directly with economically and socially marginalized artisans in Egypt, mostly women and minorities, to improve their economic and social conditions.

As a Fair Trade Federation verified member, Dandarah is fully committed to the fair trade principles in all of its business practices including fair pay, safe working conditions, transparency, and environmentally sustainable practices.
Each one of Dandarah’s products is designed to be functional, while preserving the artisans’ traditional techniques. Each piece tells the unique and beautiful story of peoples, lands and traditions. 

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Dandarah's Return Policy 

Return policy applicable for 30 days. For returns, items must be unused and in the same condition received, must be in the original packaging and receipt or proof of purchase required. Refunds will be issued using the same method of payment. Shipping costs are non-refundable. If you receive a refund, the cost of shipping will be deducted from your refund. 

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