The versatile all cotton blanket that is popular all over Ethiopia. Practically loved and worn by everyone from young children to clergymen, it is considered an heirloom item.
Gabi is the coziest blanket that we specially use use in the cold months, whether lounging on the couch or as layer on the bed. It is made of hand spun local cotton, weaved into a large double-layer blanket by a skilled weaver using century old ‘machine’ with a decorative border and hand twisted fine fringes.
It holds up well to machine washing and gets softer and more supple with age.
Made from locally sourced cotton. Decorative border - acrylic.
Measures approximately 54 x 60 inches, folded into 4 layers.
Care: Machine wash, gentle cycle. Tumble dry low. Warm iron if needed. Dry clean.