Handmade in Nepal
From the top of the world be bring you a collection of handmade Fair Trade gifts from Nepal. Our Nepalese artisans partners produce beautiful handmade and often one of a kind gifts that reflect the care and tradition of their ancient cultures. The richness of diversity of our fair trade gifts from Nepal creates a broader world consciousness and a connection of cultures.
Your appreciation for the beauty of handmade products from Nepal contributes to the success of the mission and the sale of these Nepalese products helps to provide sponsorships for students in need, ranging from Kindergarten to University, Nursing Programs, and Chartered Accounting Degrees.
In addition to handmade clothing & jewelry from Nepal, some of our Nepalese artisan partners are weavers that handcraft open weave scarves & shawls, Naga wraps & woven sun hats. Others artisans hand felt wool in Nepal to create felted wool flowers & garland, pot holders & trivets, sunglass cases & oven mitts. On the whimsical side, we have felted wool fairies & tooth monsters. Our ceramic artisans from Nepal create our ceramic berry colander, ceramic candle holders and owl sconces. We have recycled tire purses, prayer flags and handmade singing bowls from Nepal.
Our Nepalese partners created organizations that were founded on the principle that fair compensation for Nepalese artisans can be successfully joined with providing high quality, handmade gifts & products to you. Our partners are committed to providing a fair living wage in safe and healthy working environments and often create select products which are handmade from recycled or renewable resources.
We were are all deeply saddened to see the effects of the earthquake in Nepal but found hope in knowing there are ways to can help. Fair Trade relationships were proven to be networks of intimate relationships that allowed our artisan partners to quickly spread the word to mobilize a relief effort and generated the much needed funds that helped to rebuild the lives of many.
Purchasing handmade products from Nepal help to provide income and normalcy. The sale of Fair Trade products from these communities in Nepal contribute to the long-term rebuilding plans, support artisans and their families and continue to play a role in rebuilding their lives. Dignified employment empowers our artisans and assures them that though their lives may feel upside-down, the fair trade community will be there to support them.