Khadi refers to the entirely handmade. It is a fabric made from cotton that is hand-spun using a wooden spinning wheel and then hand woven. As it requires no electricity, the weaving of Khadi is the oldest form weaving fabric, and has been practiced on the Indian subcontinent for the last 5,000 years. Khadi is the ultimate symbol of artisanal craftsmanship as opposed to industrially manufactured goods, it is manufactured using solely human energy. It has renewed relevance in today's world of fast fashion as a zero carbon footprint fabric, it is woven from natural, organic fibres making it 100% biodegradable.
This is an elaborately hand crafted off white quilted and pleated maxi skirt in a heavy Khadi cotton. Sandwiched with padding to create volume and weight for movement, it is embroidered with an intricate floral motif and trellis pattern. It is finished with a neat waistband that sits high on the waist. Model is 179cm/ 5'10.5 and wears size 8UK.
This garment is made to order and will ship within 28 days. If you need your order sooner please contact us and we will do our best to accommodate your request.