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Round water hyacinth rug 90/110 cm LAORA woven carpet beige (2 sizes)

Round water hyacinth rug 90/110 cm LAORA woven carpet beige (2 sizes)

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• 90 or 110 cm diameter
• Made from robust, sustainable water hyacinth
• Perfect as an eye-catcher in the hallway or living room
• Plastic-free packaging
• 100% handmade and fairly traded

The round Laora carpet is woven from the tropical plant water hyacinth. Smaller circles are grouped around a large center circle. With its unusual geometric design, it is a natural decorative element in any home, creating a homely ambience.

The sustainable, robust material is durable and insensitive and unfolds the special charm of its warm brown tones, especially in combination with bright interiors. Laora is available in two sizes, namely 90 and 110 cm diameter.

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SOEJI products are artfully crafted unique pieces. Due to hand manufacturing and natural material variations, they may vary slightly in size, color and shape.

Material: water hyacinth

The carpets are made from plant fibers. They therefore smell and feel wonderfully like nature.

Water hyacinth is a tropical aquatic plant that grows along rivers and lakes. It actually comes from South America, but has also been introduced to Southeast Asia. There it is considered a weed because it reproduces incredibly quickly and can cover entire bodies of water with a carpet of leaves. The resulting lack of light and oxygen leads to the death of all living creatures underwater, which is why the plants have to be removed regularly. To prepare the plants for further processing, the leaves are cut off and the thick stems are dried in the sun for three to seven days. The result is a sustainable raw material that is available in abundance for many of Soeji's basketry products!

This rug is handmade in Java, Indonesia.

When selecting local producers, Soeji attaches great importance to fair pay and good working conditions. In the factories where they source their goods, they only work with adult and experienced artisans. No harmful chemicals are used in the manufacturing process. Since all work steps are carried out by hand, the production process causes hardly any greenhouse gas emissions. Soeji ensures all of this through regular on-site visits and permanent personal contact with the companies.

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