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Placemat (set of 2, 4 or 6) URUP | Table mat from Raffia 35 cm

Placemat (set of 2, 4 or 6) URUP | Table mat from Raffia 35 cm

Regular price €34,00 EUR
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• 35 cm diameter
• made of supple and soft raffia
• perfect for the dining table or as a decorative element
• plastic-free packaging
• 100% handmade and fair trade
• free shipping and 10% discount for all orders in our store from €250

Urup is a high-quality placemat made from sun-bleached raffia leaves, a very special material that is completely untreated and is characterized by its soft but robust fibers. The very time-consuming drying process gives it its unique light color.

On those sultry summer evenings with your friends or family in the garden, Urup with its exotic appearance is the ideal companion for a stylish dinner together.

Urup is available as a set of 2, 4 or 6.

Please also note our other offers - in our store you will find many different baskets, home accessories and bags made from sustainable materials under fair production conditions.

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Measurements and weight:

Diameter: 35 cm
Weight: 0.15 kg each

Our products are artfully crafted individual pieces. They may vary slightly in size, color and shape due to manual production and natural variations in materials.

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Material: raffia

Our placemats are made from vegetable fibers. They smell and therefore feel wonderfully like nature.

Raffia (Corypha utan) occurs naturally in the steppe and forest areas of Southeast Asia. About every two years the plant renews its leaves and sheds the old ones, which are then collected by humans, dried in the sun for several days to weeks and made into wickerwork, depending on the desired degree of tanning. The relative rarity and higher processing effort make this material somewhat more expensive compared to other plant fibers. Although it is little known in Europe, the material has proven itself among the local population in Southeast Asia in the form of all kinds of everyday objects and is very popular because of its pleasantly soft, but robust character.

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Production location:

This placemat is handmade in Java, Indonesia.
When selecting our local producers, we attach great importance to fair pay and good working conditions. Only mature and experienced craftsmen work in the companies where we buy our goods. No harmful chemicals are used in the production process. Because all work steps are done by hand, the production process hardly generates any greenhouse gas emissions. We ensure all this through regular site visits and permanent personal contact with the companies.
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