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Zig-Zag Chenille Rug
By the sink, in a bathroom, an entryway the handloomed Zig-Zag Chenille Rug adds interest and style. Handcrafted by environmentalist artisans with Prokritee, an organization in Bangladesh that provides jobs and skills training for women in under-resourced communities. Artisans at Prokritee are experts at keeping waste out of landfills and waterways, using recycled sari, eco-friendly dyes, and their award-winning water-hyacinth paper.

HANDCRAFTED IN BANGLADESH

  • Materials: Upcycled chenille 70% polyester, 30% cotton
  • Measures: 36"L x 20"W
  • Care: Handwash. Cold water. Line dry.
  • Colors: Multi-colored and varied
  • Handcrafted in Bangladesh

SKU: 6604150

THE MAKERS

This women-led enterprise is dedicated to creating safe, sustainable jobs for women in rural Bangladesh who seek to improve their livelihood. With the goal of self-reliance, Prokritee uses handcraft skills to transform low-income communities into ones that grow generational prosperity. Prokritee means “nature” in Bengali. They are expert environmentalists, keeping waste out of landfills and waterways by using renewable materials and methods including recycled sari fabric, eco-friendly dyes, and their award-winning tree-free water hyacinth paper.
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