Upcycled Sari Rugs and Chindi Rugs are back!

fairtrade recycled sari rugsOur Recycled Interiors online store, part of our Sustainable Home Hub, is growing in 2019!

We are working to help you live a gentle life by shopping with purpose and will be offering more green and eco living products, more locally made, fairtrade and vintage homewares and rugs, more recycled, upcycled and sustainable products, books and homewares – for your home, lifestyle, wellbeing and our planet.

Large 200 cm Round Recycled Sari Rag Floor RugKicking off we have these beautiful upcycled sari rugs. These stunningly beautiful floor rugs are one of our favourite items. They are made from recycled cotton saris and each rug is a unique textile masterpiece. Every one is unique depending on the colours of the upcycled saris used. Diameter of rug is the large, 200cms which works well in many spaces.

This wonderful item has been lovingly made by the extremely talented artisans at Artisans Effort in Kolkata, West Bengal  India. Many of the artisans were previously exploited and badly treated in their original workplace. Through your purchase you are helping the artisans regain their dignity and receive a fair wage. For all these artisans and their families it is their lifeline and escape from poverty. As Artisans Effort is a producer based Organization all the Artisans needs and difficulties are closed understood . Not only does this purchase help to enrich the lives of many producers but it also helps to fund a school established in January 2014 by the founders of Artisans Effort, Ejaz and Shaista. The school is based in Asanol (West Bengal). As well as admitting paying students, Artisans Effort also covers the cost for some needy students.

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Green Living

If you are like me and sick of soft fruit and veg, and have a fridge more full of these than anything else, the Swag is going to be on your MUST HAVE list! The Swag is back with more stock arriving soon, including unique reusable tea bags, breadbags and of course the Swag! A Reusable, Fresh Produce Storage Bag that keeps Fruit & Veggies Fresher for Longer.

The Swag is a non toxic, environmentally-friendly, sustainable, machine-washable, breathable bag, meaning fruit & veggies stay fresher for much longer – naturally. So, it’s great for your wallet and good for the environment too! We will be bringing more swag products to the store with reusable tea bags, bread bags and food wrappers.View Green Living Here  »

CHINDI RUG Indian design recycled floor rug 1.8m or 6ft - RoundChindi Rugs

This range of recycled cotton chindi rugs is one of our most popular ranges and they are back! Made from recycled coloured cotton, they are a lovely round shape, which works in every home.

These mats support families in regional India to live a healthy life.  The weavers supplement their regular income by plaiting long “chindi” ropes that are wound into a large circular mat that can be used both indoors and out.

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Recycled Rag and Jute Chindi Rugs

Recycled Interiors online store is part of the Sustainable Home Hub – helping you live a gentle life. Shop sustainable, recycled, handmade, eco and green living and vintage items for your home and lifestyle. I look forward to sharing more sustainable living tips, more stories and more ways to live a gentle life in 2019 xx

Helen

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