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SIZES

Small rug fits to dining chairs

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These chairs are examples of sizes, which a small chair rug cover fits. Compare the measurements of your chair with the above measurements to see if a small chair rug can be fitted with your chair. Because chair rug is stretchy it fits different shapes and sizes of chairs. Rug weights around 3-5 kg.

 
 
 

Big rug fits to armchairs

bigchaircover

TheSE armchairs are examples of sizes, which a big chair rug cover fits. Compare the measurements of your chair with the above measurements to see if a big chair rug can be fitted with your chair.  Because chair rug cover is stretchy it fits different shapes and sizes of chairs. Rug weights around 10-13 kg.

 
 
 

Chair rug 

A stretchy chair rug is a chair cover, which fits to different shapes and sizes of chairs. It is made by hand from knitted rag, which is produced from textile surplus of the textile industry. 

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Every chair rug cover is unique

Each chair rug cover is a piece of art - a maker designs her own rug by choosing it's colors and shapes. This way work becomes remarkable to her and each rug is a personal Homemade Homemate

 

Handmade by Syrian refugee women

We employ Syrian refugee women near the Syrian border in Turkey. We hire women without a livelihood to enable them to live fulfilling, independent lives.

 
 

FAQ

What material is used in chair rug covers? 

Yarn material is knitted rag, which is produced of fabric surplus from the textile industry. Stretchy base fabric is polyester. Materials come from Turkey.

 

How is a chair rug cover made?

A chair rug cover is knotted by hand by Syrian refugee women residing in Turkey. Each rug is a unique piece of art designed by its' maker. 

 

Why do we employ Syrian refugees?

Syria’s civil war has created the worst humanitarian crisis of our time. Half the country’s pre-war population - more than 11 million people - have been killed or forced to flee their homes. Empowering people to survive through crisis and build better lives is only possible with our support.

 

Why do we employ women?

Women living in the middle of the war zone have been put in a very weak position so they need our support. Employing mothers enables children to receive an education which is necessary for building a better future for their families and the society.

 

Is a chair rug cover washable?

Yes. Waterwash in 40 degrees Celsius of emulsion wash in 30 degrees Celsius. Care and usage instructions come with the product.

 

How much does a chair rug cover weigh?

Small chair rug cover weighs approximately 3-5 kg. Big chair rug cover weighs approximately 10-13 kg.

 

How do you reach the women who need help the most?

The women are found with the help of our local humanitarian organization partner in Turkey. We hire them straight through our Turkish subsidiary Ragamuf Production. 

 

What are the women's wages?

Each woman is paid a fair wage for each finished product.

 

How do you ensure that the women receive their wages? 

We hire the women through our subsidiary and pay the wages directly to them.

 

Does RAGAMUF ship worldwide?

Yes. Only exception is Russia. We are sorry, but our delivery company is not able deliver to Russia at the moment.