These Rustic Oval Braided Jute Placemats are handcrafted. They are made of 100% natural jute plant fiber and dyed with rich colors to complement your rustic cabin, lodge, country-style, or farmhouse décor. They are durable, colorfast, and both flame and moth retardant. The placemats are naturally water repellent making clean up easy. Best of all, they ship from our manufacturer in our home state of Arkansas, USA. "The Natural" state.