Aha Vastra! Handloom Light Winter Shawl Twilled (खेस)
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Aha Vastra! Handloom Light Winter Shawl or Bed cover or floor spread Twilled (खेस)Khes continues to be woven with traditional geometric patterns on a pit loom using twill or plain weave. The main field is filled with small repeating patterns, usually a diamond, a triangle or a polyhedron enclosed within a square.
100% handloom cotton Multipurpose use. can be used also as a light winter shawl, sometimes bed-sheet or floor spread.
A complete multipurpose local Indian ethnic solution for all seasons. Very soft and textured.
Size: Length - 96 inches, width - 60 inches, Pure Hand loom with VAT dyes.
The Adarsh Hathkargha Cooperative Society (AHCS) was founded by Devendra & Sudhi in 2004 with villagers of Jhiri, Rajasthan, in order to provide alternative sources of income for the area’s farmers. Since 2004, AHCS has grown from two handlooms and ten members to owning 22 handlooms and employing 30 people. Devendra & Sudhi now also run an alternative school for kids around the village apart from creating very authentic and beautiful handloom fabrics. To Know more about them check here