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Porta Pane Bag

$36.00

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Center of attention.

This functional centerpiece is sure to be the talk of the table. Following the traditions of Emilia-Romagna, each hemp bag is block-printed by hand using a natural dye. Use it to hold bread, napkins, or even a potted plant!

 

What to Know:

  • Hand-stamped in Emilia-Romagna
  • Made using all-natural materials
  • 11 inches wide, 6.5 inches tall
Weight N/A
Dimensions N/A

Description

Materials

  • Floral Bird & Rust Daisy Patterns: 100% hemp. Dye is made following an ancient recipe with three simple ingredients: vinegar, flour, and rust.
  • Indigo Daisy Pattern: 100% hemp. Dye is made from a natural extraction of isatis tinctoria (woad plant), mixed with linseed oil.

Care Instructions

Spot clean with water and mild detergent and machine wash on delicate cycle as needed.

Nota bene: Do not wash with hydrogen peroxide-based stain removers or bleach as these products will damage the color of the dye. Stick to natural Marseille soap, vegetable-based glicerin soaps, and regular bleach.

About the Producer

Located in Santa Sofia, a small city nestled within the Romagna region, Peromatto is a contemporary textile block printing workshop with roots in the age-old artisanal tradition of ‘rust printing’, stampa a ruggine, particular to the Romagna region of Italy. By combining modern laser technology with traditional wooden block stamps, they are able to carve out their nature-inspired designs with precision while still following the traditional method of hand-block rust printing. Each wooden block is then dipped in a natural rust-extracted dye and imprinted onto linen or cotton fabrics by hand with the help of a mallet. Learn more about the art of rust printing.

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