Local Women’s Handicrafts (LWH) is a fair trade textile and handicraft collective in Kathmandu.LWH focuses on empowering and educating disadvantaged and marginalised women, using sustainable methods. All products are ethically produced, providing fair wages and working conditions for the women who make them. Their social business programs seek to uplift women, their children and their communities.Each woman at LWH participates in a training program for an average of 12 months. Participants can choose which skills they want to pursue. These...Learn more
Upcycled Sari Zip Coin Purse
Each piece is unique and handmade by women producers in Nepal. The producers collect left-over materials discarded from factories. They are washed, dried them and then cut into pieces. Then woven on a traditional 100-year-old loom that doesn’t use electricity. By working with recycled fabrics the producers contribute to making the fashion industry more sustainable.
- Assorted designs chosen for you at random.
- Size: 15 x10 cm
Supporting and purchasing handmade products created by artisans living in poverty, provides them with positive livelihoods. Fair trade products actively supports Fair Trade and Anti-Slavery initiatives. Standing up for people in need for the present and future.
Disclaimer: Products are sold separately and come in various designs. We cannot guarantee which design you will receive as products are selected at random for online orders. Special instructions for preferred colour or design can be added in the order notes section of the online transaction however due to stock availability this does not guarantee that you will receive this design. (13553)