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Organic Khadi Cotton Wrap Skirt

Organic Khadi Cotton Wrap Skirt

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Be the change with this extraordinary organic Khadi cotton wrap skirt -- a masterpiece handcrafted in India by skilled artisanal block printers using vegetable organic dyes. This mesmerizing high quality piece is designed to wrap around your body. Embracing you in its thick, resilient beauty. Wrap tie natural-waist with mid-length hem. An effortless natural fiber essential in your closet.
Size: S
Color: Organic Mud

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Organic Khadi Cotton Wrap Skirt

Introducing the extraordinary Organic Khadi Cotton Wrap Skirt, a masterpiece handcrafted in India by skilled block printers using vegetable organic dyes. This mesmerizing garment is designed to wrap around your body, embracing you in its ethereal beauty. With its mid-length and high-waisted style, it effortlessly exudes elegance and grace.

The journey of this skirt begins with the careful selection of organic Khadi cotton. Harvested from pesticide-free fields, this fabric is renowned for its exceptional quality. Each thread is masterfully spun by hand, creating a textile that is high frequency energy against the skin. By choosing organic materials, this skirt not only ensures your comfort but also supports a sustainable, healthier environment.

Handcrafted in India in 4 Plant-Based Colors…

The first color of the new wrap skirt is a natural, beige design made with natural mud dye. The second is a vibrant indigo floral pattern which is paired with a mud dye. The pomegranate diamond pattern will definitely be the wear of the summer. Last but not least, Turmeric, brightly colored third eye with a border. 

The wrap skirt goes with everything and can be worn for any occasion. The fabric lightly wraps around your hips and has a tie that allows you to tighten and loosen to your liking. Not only could it be worn at a beach bar in Belize, but also out to a casual lunch with friends. 

The wrap skirt will make you feel comfortable, confident, and stylish. The wrap skirt is so easy to take on and off which makes it the most perfect vacation must bring. 

Unraveling the Legacy of Khadi Fabric

The khadi fabric is famous in India for many different reasons. It is a high-quality, luxurious fabric that is perfect for clothing. The fabric is made by being spun on a wheel or also known as a charkha, handspun and handwoven. The khadi fabric has been used for over a century in India, made from completely organic materials. 

The Khadi fabric was created by Ghandi and symbolizes his philosophy. The khadi fabric became the weapon of the non-violent population in India versus their colonial rulers. The people of India used the fabric as a civil protest. In which the people boycotted factory made clothing that was run by their British colonizers. 

Colonial rule was running all the factories in India and using Indian cloth. So the people refused to support that, and started to make their own fabric which is now known as Khadi. It symbolized national spirit and showed the respect the people have for their culture and land. 

Not only does Khadi resemble a time of strength and dignity for the people of India, but embodies much more. The fabric pays tribute to the Indian culture, times they went through, and the talents of the artisans in the village. As well as that, the process to make Khadi is friendly to the people and the Earth.

Our Favorite Facts About Khadi Cotton...

  • Lightweight and breathable – the fabric is durable, but yet not heavy where it will drag you down. This also is vital in the summer to have breathable fabric so you don’t overheat.
  • Comfortable – the Khadi fabric is so soft to the touch and will glide on your skin.
  • Skin-friendly – No chemicals in production, the Khadi fabric is great for those who have sensitive skin.
  • Eco-friendly – Due to the natural production process, and using plants, the fabric is very eco friendly for the Earth.
  • Durable – This fabric is known for its strength and sustainability, so it lasts long and withstands regular wear and tear.
  • Versatile – The Khadi skirts can be worn for many different occasions, and can be dressed up or down. The fabric is also versatile in that it stays cool in the summer and warm in the winter. The material can be worn in any weather.
  • Empowering – Khadi cotton represents India’s freedom journey and exemplifies self reliance. The production process also involves talented artisans from small villages, which provides employment and contributes to their economy.
  • Unique – Due to the handmade aspect of the wrap skirt, each skirt is unique.

Not only does the Khadi fabric offer all of that, but it also has a clean production process. The cotton uses no machines or energy so it has a very low carbon footprint. One meter of mill-produced fabric requires 55 liters of the precious resource. Meanwhile, a meter of khadi fabric only uses three liters of water. 

The Khadi Making Process:

  1. Cotton balls are picked by hand from the fields.
  2. The cotton fiber is then separated by using a fine comb and hand.
  3. The cotton is carefully washed to remove the final pieces of dirt to prepare it for spinning.
  4. Then it is spun on the charkha, which is a wheel, while being twisted to make the fabric stronger
  5. The strands of cotton yarn are then prepared on bobbins which are transported to artisan’s homes
  6. The artisans then weave the yarn to turn it into fabric
  7. From there, the artisans can either sell it, or send it in for vegetable dyeing or mud dyeing
  8. After the fabric is washed and dried, it is ready for use.

We are so thankful to have made new artisan friends in India to produce this iconic fabric for us. Created in an ethical way as the workers are treated respectfully and fairly. At BeachCandy, we are doing what we can to use less water and reduce our carbon footprint as much as possible. 

Mix and Match Organic Fashion for Women

The artistry behind the Organic Khadi Cotton Wrap Skirt lies in the age-old technique of block printing. Masterful artisans carve intricate designs onto wooden blocks, each representing a unique pattern. These blocks are then dipped in vegetable organic dyes made from natural sources such as plants, flowers, and roots. When pressed onto the fabric, the blocks leave behind a stunning imprint, making each piece a true work of art.

The versatile nature of this wrap skirt as it adapts effortlessly to different body shapes and sizes, for adjustable desired fit. The high-waisted design accentuates your waistline, creating a flattering silhouette. The mid-length ensures comfort and freedom of movement. Making it suitable for various occasions, whether it's a casual day out or an evening soirée.

Wearing the organic khadi cotton wrap skirt is not just about enjoying a beautiful garment. It's a statement of your commitment to ethical fashion. By supporting handmade craftsmanship, you empower skilled artisans and help preserve traditional techniques that have been passed down through generations. 

Furthermore, the use of vegetable organic dyes ensures that no harmful chemicals are released into the environment. Making this iconic skirt an eco-conscious choice.

In conclusion, the Organic Khadi Cotton Wrap Skirt is a remarkable garment that seamlessly combines elegance, comfort, and sustainability. Handmade in India with organic materials and adorned with mesmerizing block-printed designs using vegetable organic dyes. It is a testament to the craftsmanship and cultural richness of the region. Embrace the beauty of this mid-length, high-waisted skirt.

Become a part of the conscious fashion movement while making a style statement that is truly extraordinary.

Follow Along + Be The Change with BeachCandy

Size Guide

BeachCandy Size Guide

 

BeachCandy Size Guide 

 

At BeachCandy, we believe all women deserve to shine their absolute brightest. From our ethically handcrafted American-made products to our signature Swarovski beading and now upgrading into the world of natural fiber organics. Experience our promise of quality over everything -- each and every design detail rooted in extreme quality and lasting power.

What began in 2011, as a famed custom swimsuit shop in Corona Del Mar, California is now packaged and shipped around the globe. Ultimately, we know what it takes to provide supreme support & coverage without compromising style. If you are looking to end the compromise when shopping, this is the woman-owned brand for you.

Our Signature Swarovski Candy beading is just one detail that ensures our customers feel exquisite in our famous swimsuits. When it comes to our world famous fit we are the best in the business. Tried, tested, and true on countless women from around the world. Our brand is built upon over a decade of fitting room feedback from women worldwide.

We recommend that you take your measurements first, then find your size on our chart above. See image that demonstrates how and where to measure yourself to find your perfect fit. If you have any doubts or questions about sizing, please feel free to contact our expert tailors at info@beachcandyswimwear.com.

Care Instructions

Plant-Dyed Organic Garment Care Instructions

 

How maintain your long lasting sustainable natural fiber garments — learn how to take care of your products, while extending their lifecycle and vibrant colors. 

— When it comes to washing your garment, you will want to wash on the “delicate” setting in cold water. Once complete, hang or lay your garment in the shade to dry.

— With all organic plant-dyed pieces, there is a possibility of natural bleed from the garment. Wearing your garment multiple times in between washes can help to prevent over-washing. We highly recommend using chemical-free detergent to keep these precious non-toxic garment pristine — even add a splash of white vinegar to preserve the color.

— When it comes to ironing your BTC organics, you will want to do so on the ‘wool setting’ of your iron. This allows the job to get done, while treating the fiber with gentle care. 

Be the Change Organics provide high frequency fashion made from natural fibers with benefits of sustainability, improved comfort, scientifically elevates your vibration (frequency), and reduces your exposure to harmful chemicals.

 

BeachCandy Swimwear Care Instructions

 

BeachCandy swim is carefully handcrafted locally in Los Angeles, made to last season after season when cared for properly.

Start by filling a basin with enough water to cover your swimwear. Soak your swimsuit with a capful of swimwear cleanser and repeat this hand wash process after each use and only in cool water.

Work the suds into and through the suit to clean all areas. We recommend soaking the swimsuit for 20-30 minutes until it does not smell like chlorine or the beach any longer. Hang it to dry naturally in a shady cool place. 

Do not wring, wrap in a towel, or put in a plastic bag when wet. Chlorine and chemical exposure may increase the chances of damaging your suit. Rough surfaces, and/or heat may also shorten the life of your swimsuit fabric and Swarovski candy. We also recommend that you don’t accidentally toss your BeachCandy in a washing machine, dryer, or spot clean with harsh chemicals. 

 

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