This garment is crafted from cotton. Not just any cotton, though; Bhumi makes use of organically grown, toxin-free, sustainable GOTS certified cotton grown in such a way that replenishes the soil from which it is taken, and promotes biodiversity and natural pest control. Bhumi’s organic cotton is also made free from GMO, harmful chemicals, toxic dyes, insecticides, pesticides, bleaches and, of course, child labour.
The Matelassé Throw by Melbourne-based sustainable bedding, bath and apparel brand Bhumi is a timeless, versatile and sustainable addition to your home and bedding decor. Bhumi's signature irresistible throws are cosy, breathable, and an ideal companion for all seasons, and will provide you with the warmth and comfort you love, no matter which room in the house you're curled up in.
Impact of this product:
5.6 m2 of land farmed without pesticides
130.9 days of drinking water saved
12.3 km of driving emissions avoided
- Ethically made in India in Fairtrade factories
- 100% GOTS Certified Organic Cotton
- Textured, thick weave
- 340 GSM
- Comes with a beautifully laced "Bhumi" wrapping tie
- Supremely soft with interwoven organic layers
- Dyed using toxin-free dyes
- Free from chlorine bleach, toxic heavy metals, formaldehyde and aromatic solvents
Dimensions: 135 x 180 cm.
Behind the Brand
Bhumi is a Melbourne-based sustainable bedding, bath and apparel brand that is ethically producing their (totally beautiful) products, from seed to shelf. Bhumi’s material of choice, organic cotton, is made free from GMO, harmful chemicals, toxic dyes, insecticides, pesticides, bleaches and, of course, child labour, and the Bhumi products are made in certified Fair-trade factories. Also, because Bhumi purchases their eco-friendly fabric directly from certain co-ops and mills, the entire supply chain can be traced and verified, from seed to shelf.
If you’re keen to find out more about Bhumi’s co-founder, Vinita Baravkar, you can do so here.
Shipping and Returns
Standard items must be returned within 14 days of delivery. Sale items are final sale unless damaged or faulty. Faulty items must be returned within 5 days of delivery.
We do not cover the cost of return postage, so please try to choose the correct sizing. We’ve done our absolute best to provide as much sizing information as possible, though do feel free to send us an email if you need help.
All brands aim to send out standard items within two working days of your order being received, however please note that there have been unprecedented delays due to COVID. To allow for creation time, made-to-order pieces will be posted within 10-14 business days, dependent on the respective brand.
Please note some brands operate out of Australia, while others from Aotearoa, New Zealand. This may mean that a little bit of patience would be required if the packages are coming from international waters, and also if you live rurally.
All shipping is free for orders over $75. If your order is under $75, there is a $12.50 flat rate.
To our friends outside of Australia and New Zealand, please note that we do not currently ship worldwide due to a range of factors, though mainly due to the package delays brought about by the COVID pandemic. We do, however, have a global ethical brand directory for both our local and international friends.
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