Selvedge magazine’s feature on Bon includes some of our solid wool shawls photographed in the Arizona desert by Kate Edmonson

if you missed us at NY NOW, a look at Spring 2017

our rustic bright towel in a fancy kitchen via Remodelista

our pop up at Fog Linen including the curry stand on the last afternoon

 

visiting weaving villages in West Bengal where much of our fine count khadi is from

the hand dye process demonstrated

spinning and dyeing rooms

grounds of khadi institute

fall-sample-sale-2016

if you missed us at NY NOW here are some highlights

RED AND PINK RIBBONAUG16 CLOSE UP2 ORANGE CLOTHING COLLECTION AUG16BOOTH1 IRONWARE BUTTON SHIRTS BINS SLEEVES BEADS BRASS BROWNS SHIRTS CLOSEUP1 COPPER BOOTH

*August 7th is national handloom day in India*

metaphor-racha-stripesw

only cloth napkins for mom

metro

 

 

Auntie Oti + Goop

goop red stripe napkin goop blue stripe napkin

sample sale

one of our retailers of Auntie Oti featured by The Shopkeepers:

POD

thanks for the lovely pictures of our things

pod-1 pod-7 pod-9 pod-2 pod-3

our home studio featured in Japan’s Plus 1 Living

PLUS1LIVINGLIVINGROOM

 

printed tablecloths featured in Domino

DOMINO

if we missed you at NY NOW you can see some highlights here

BOOTH OVERVIEW CONTAINERS BLUES BLANKETS BOTANICAL T SHIRT LEDGER SARIS SPRING 2016 LINENS YOGA BLANKETS RACK RUNNER THROWS SPRING 2016

Kim Ficaro with Eye Swoon and our white napkins

KIM FICARO

a few highlights if you missed us at NY Now August 15.  all new merchandise will be online mid September

figs the booth poncho pinks2 rusty blues red towels sleeves green towel stack pink ribbons dark sleeves copper white shirt tumblers garments2 purple towels ribbons red dupattas in basket reds ribbons blue bronze indigos ribbon stacks orange and vintage cards

coming soonsmall blankets!w vintage clamp dye shawlsw

weaving still lifecolor still lifew

road trip day 2 :

Metaphor Racha weavers

please come inw empty loomw metaphor racha stripesw skeinsw weaving studio warpw wheel at restw green workshop doorsw metaphor racha on the loomw khadi still lifew spinning picturew weaver and loom

yellows

grey beard and mr vw yellow shop cornerw heavy loadw yellow spiralw hay stacksw yellow security gatew yellow wallw jackfruit basketw marigoldsw

the beautiful compound at Karnataka khadi institute, day 3 of our road trip with Metaphor Rachaman in doorwayw electric boxesw weaveing herow shutters and rocksw lunch bellw khadi weavers clockw pink staircasew spinning wheelw closed shuttersw scalew hand pointingw sunshinew 50w hot weaverw

more printsshopping pile 2w shopping pilew

 

turning raw cotton into roving :

cotton baledw

bales of cotton from local farmsbales of cotton

the cotton is fluffed and impurities removedfluffing cottonw

and turned into battingcotton battingw

the batting is fed into a machine that makes it into thick rovingbatting into rovingw

which is then wound herecotton roving2w

then hand fed into machines turning it in into finer gauge roving for hand spinningmaking finished rovingw

making cooking oil from seeds seeds for oilw2 adding seeds fire grinding seeds oil over fire

 

whites

6 spindle2 bottles with stoppersw spoolsw striped sacksw gandhi tote bagsw tilesw

 

new group of gingham lungischeck lungis

feeling for vintage prints this trip.  fun to think of them being used as tablecloths, bedspreads and couch throws.

vintage prints pinkw vintage prints 3w vintage prints 2w vintage prints 1w vintage prints!w

 

SAMPLE SALE

as seen in whowhatwear

big plaid blanketsmall printed blanket

color napkins

on

rip+tan rip+tan

stack

ELLE-DENMARK

white waffle towel

in the loft of Laura Ferrara

Elle Decoration Denmark

 

 

 

 

designer Fiona Thomas wearing

our denim skirt

as seen on Refinery 29

 

 

new big plaid blankets coming soonBLANKETS-COMING

 

Pear-Mainblue_apron_chicken_supremes_sauteed_ramps_sugar_snap_peas_mashed_sweet_potatoes_lemon_thyme_athena_calderone_eye-swoon-40pear_sunchoke_salad_shaved_pecorino_cheese_hazelnuts_lemon__zest_eyeswoon-5 westwind_orchards_gourds_garlic_tomatoes_farm_chloe_crespi_photography_eyeswoon-4 westwind_orchards_rustic_garlic_napkins_farm_chloe_crespi_photography_eyeswoon-7some of our linens featured on eye-swoon

 

sewing-machingone of the machines that makes our khadi quilts at Metaphor Racha

VERANDAJULY14web

color napkin sets in Veranda Magazine

khadi
our khadi quilts in process:
two layers of khadi,
with two layers of muslin sandwiched in-between
even though they are machine stitched,
it takes several days for
a tailor to complete one piece

while waiting for it to be all sorted out back home
a tiny shopping peak :
lungis
lungis
sari-1
sari-2
sari-3
saris
ribbon
ribbon
scarves
printed scarves
big-plaid
big plaid blankets

plus vintage brass, cotton and wool blankets,
towels in every hue, scarves of all types,
new napkin colors, and a few things
we can’t remember

visit to the supplier of heavyweight khadi
used for our placemats

placemat-1

placemat-2

placemat-3

placemat-4

food-wine
blue rustic towels
featured in
Food and Wine

mr-v
our sourcing manager Mr V.
wearing a gauze stripe towel
at a recent festival

some of our things featured on the Bon blog

printing pillowcases

happy Valentine’s day

everyone loves camp blankets