ayurvestra organic COTTON.
textile specs.

This special fabric is from Kerala, and dates back over 5,000 years using the Ayurveda healing methods. 

It is 100% Organic Cotton that is handloomed and hand dyeing using pure plant-based dyes with up to 108 Ayurveda medicinal plants. 

The dye baths infuse the fabric fibres with the beautiful natural colours of the plants and their healing properties.  When worn or slept in, the fabrics are known to delivery the medical benefits of the herbs into the skin.

 

COLOUR RANGE - AYURVASTRA DYES. 
 

1. Yellow /pink fabric colour. 
The yarn is dyed with Ayurvedic plants/herbs including 12 types of Turmeric (yellow), red sandalwood /neem (pink) and 82 types of others medicine plant. Benefits: For making aroma, immune booster, mental depression good sleep, eases pain.

 

2. Grey/brown fabric colour
Plants/herbs include 12 types of Tulsi (Holy Basil) (grey), 10 types of flowers (dasapushpam)/ vetiver grass /along with 128 type of others medicine plant.  Benefits. For making aroma, blood purification, mental depression, builds muscle strength, makes you happier, eases pain.

 

3. Green/pink /yellow fabric colour. 
The yarn is dyed with indigo /red sandalwood, 12 types of Tulsi (Holy Basil) (green) vetiver grass /along with 108 type of others medicine plants.  Benefits. For making aroma, blood purification, mental depression, builds muscle strength, makes you happier, eases pain.

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4. White fabric colour. 
Aloe Vera, soap nut, fullers earth and sunlight.  Benefits. to improve general wellbeing, making aroma, immune booster, mental depression, migraine, supports good sleep.

 

THREAD COUNT.
The count size is worked out on the old system using inches not metric centimetres. So the count is the number of threads per inch. This means that a 45 count fabric has 45 threads in every inch of fabric and a 60 count fabric has 60 threads in every inch

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  • Handwoven from 100% organic cotton yarn

  • Washable

  • No Synthetics, Chemicals

  • Hypoallergenic / Non allergenic

  • Biodegradable

  • Washes/sustain with benefits. approx 100

 

THREAD COUNT.

The count size is worked out on the old system using inches not metric centimetres. So the count is the number of threads per inch. This means that a 45 count fabric has 45 threads in every inch of fabric and a 60 count fabric has 60 threads in every inch

 

NOTE. STSC and the makers take no responsibility for skin or health reactions to the natural herbs used in our fabrics.

 

 

CARE INSTRUCTIONS.

 

1 .Hand wash (preferred) in cold water using a mild, eco-friendly (natural) detergent soap and no bleach
 

2. Machine wash up to 35 to 60 degree (cold water) using a mild, eco-friendly (natural) detergent soap and no bleach

Wash separately, hand/line dry in the shade, can use a medium iron

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