From the ground into your hands

a unique natural pigment 

Donna Laura da Farneta
Donna Laura da Farneta
Donna Laura da Farneta
Donna Laura da Farneta
Donna Laura da Farneta

Donna Laura da Farneta

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Donna Laura da Farneta is a large table runner in raw fabric made from handloom  pure cotton, hemp and linen, naturally dyed with woad.
This article originates from ancient wedding trousseau, therefore it is unique and limited in availability: its production was interrupted more then fifty years ago due to the progress of textile industry.
Its natural application is as a piece of furniture, "en plein air" or wherever you want.

Details 

Fabric: 100% natural hemp/linen, organic and Italian.  

Size: Variable - 65/72cm x 200/205 cm - 25/28Inch x 78/80Inch

Origin: Italy, from ancient wedding trousseau

Care

Wash on a normal cycle at a warm (40°C – 105°F) or cool (30°C – 85°F) temperature.Tumble dry on medium.

Read our Care instructions page for more information.

Our distinctive values

why should you choose us 


Locally grown and harvested Isatis tinctoria 

The pigment we use is obtained from a plant called Isatis tinctoria, which is grown and harvested locally. Isatis tinctoria, known by the term of "woad", is a plant of the brassicaceae family, it is of Asian origin and was almost certainly introduced in the European area as early as the Neolithic.


Ancient traditions

Rediscovering natural dyeing means a lot to us. We work with dedication to spread the beautiful history of this ancient pigment, recovering the natural dye and bringing it back to life.


Local manufacturing and premium quality Italian fabrics  

We work together with small local artisan businesses who take care of every detail of our products: we strongly believe in italian craftmanship and artisan traditions, distinctive features of our country.

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