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Spectacle Case – Kuba (orange) in Natural Linen
Handmade with dignity by artisans in DR Congo.
A unique eyeglass case hand embroidered with a pattern inspired by the tie-dye techniques from the Kuba textile techniques of Congo. With each case we celebrate the craftsmanship and KISANY’s long-standing partnership with atelier AGAPE based in DR Congo.
Design: a special pattern dedicated to the ancient textile techniques
Compact: its travel size makes it perfect to take on the go anytime and anywhere
Durable: designed to last with linen that improves with every wash
Keep in mind that with artisan handmade items, slight variations are to be expected. This is what makes each pieces one of a kind.
Order your spectacle case today! A timeless and practical product that gives dignified work to our artisans. If you are looking for a variation of this item that you do not see on our site, not a problem! Contact us on [email protected] to see how we can customize for you. Or check out our lookbook for some of the work we’ve done in the past.
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TABLE LINEN – 100% LINEN, LINEN-COTTON OR LINEN-POLYESTER
Before first use: Prewash your linen at a low temperature (30 degrees) with a small measure of a mild soap and a lot of water. Do not wash with cold water.
Washing instructions thereafter: Wash your linen as soon as possible after use, especially if there is a spill.
Do not overload the machine. Chose the machine setting with maximum water level.
Use a mild soap. Avoid strong detergents, especially concentrated forms. Do not use softeners or detergents with optical whiteners when washing linen.
Avoid all types of bleaches. Restrain the use of softeners. Recommended temperature is a warm wash, 45 degrees as a maximum!
Fill your drying tumbler with half the normal capacity in order to let the linen move freely during the drying process. Line-dry if desired. Do not over-dry. Use a short cycle setting as linen dries quickly.
Use a medium temperature machine setting, and a slower tumble setting.
100% linen and linen/cotton can be ironed at the highest temperature with a hot steam iron. Linen/polyester can be ironed with steam with a medium hot iron. Iron on the reverse side.
BED LINEN – 100% COTTON PERCALE
Before the first use: Pre-wash the KISANY bed linen machine embroidered in cold water, without using a detergent All hand embroidered KISANY bed linen has been pre-washed by hand in our Kigali atelier.
For the first three times of washing: wash at 30 degrees max, using a qualitative detergent without chlorine, nor optical bleaching agents and hang dry.
Always use a high-quality liquid detergent – no fabric softener!
Avoid overloading the machine and always turn the KISANY bed linen inside out while washing, washing at 60 degres max, normal process.
Always wash dark colours separately. During the first washes, dark colours will emit rather a lot of superfluous colouring agents. This is normal, it will stabilize very soon later on during washing.
Never leave the bed linen wet in the machine, to prevent colour migration and wrinkling.
Do not wash the KISANY bed linen together with other fabrics, especially not fabrics that contain polyester. Polyester damages the natural fibres and will affect the softness of the KISANY products.
Do not dry clean. For ironing instructions please follow the label.
All KISANY products are made from natural fibres and as a consequence will shrink. If you follow the washing tips, the shrinking behaviour will remain limited.