Bath Mat | White
The Cloth & Co. organic cotton towel collections are made from 100% GOTS certified, organic cotton and lovingly hand-loomed by a women’s cooperative of traditional weavers in the foothills of Tamil Nadu in Southern India.
The Bath Mat
60cm x 90cm
We love the feel of natural fibres and for our gorgeous towels and table linen collection we only use GOT’s Certified organic.
Growing organic cotton keeps farmers & their families safe from exposure to toxic chemicals in the field, their food & water supply.
When you buy organic you are investing in better health, water conservation, cleaner air, better soil & farmers livelihoods.
Caring for the world and the people we share it with is a life choice.
For more information on Organic Cotton click here.
Photo credit ©Zameen_Organic_India
Our beautiful table linen & towels are hand woven by women weavers in a small village outside Madurai in Tamil Nadu, Southern India.
This is a beautiful hand crafted product so we ask that you care for it accordingly. We don’t use chemical detergents, we recommend a gentle wool wash. Please do not dry in direct sunlight.
First wash: soak in cold water for 24 hours with 1 cup of white vinegar and a cup of bicarb soda, then allow to drip dry.
As organic cotton is not absorbent initially, soaking before washing can help speed up the process of 'breaking-in' the cotton, allowing it to become absorbent more quickly.
When soaking for the first time, please ensure the towel is completely saturated with water, using your hands to work the water into the fibres if necessary. Please note that the towels may need pre-soaking and washing three or four times before becoming fully absorbent.
They require a bit of work initially but it is worth it to have beautifully sustainable cotton towels that will last and last.