“Woven Blessings” of a Woolen Blanket “Ghongadi” of India for “Holistic Social Design”

Mallika Dabhade-Samant, Anshu Sharma

Abstract


The current scenario of garbage piles rising continuously around us, scarce resources like water, over consumption of energy, use of chemicals, carbon footprints, pollution, and so on; has created a huge demand for ecofriendly and sustainable options in textiles and clothing.
India, having a rich culture of Crafts resources, its optimization, waste management and sustainable material usage has been greatly interconnected with the entities such as economy, community, social and their exceptional hand crafted manner; all together; for its Sustainable Design.

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