Felt Christmas Tree Hanging Decoration
A wonderfully bright festive hanging decoration. The felt is made from New Zealand and Tibetan wool, entirely by hand. By shaping the raw wool with soap, water and human hand pressure, there is no chemicals during this process.
Green in colour and green in nature.
Dimensions: 7cm wide x 9cm high
The Nepalese 'Maker' employs around 400 men and women. In addition to statutory wages, artisans receive bonuses, medical allowances, insurance, Provident Fund and maternity allowance. In the local community they are giving scholarships to see some children through school. In Nepal it’s very difficult to get a job as an uneducated woman, but as the felt products are relatively simple to make, a lot of under-privileged women have become involved in this industry. This in turn has helped by improving their living standard and has empowered them. They are proud to be using their entries old traditional crafting method to improve their lives in Nepal.