Capiz shell strands look fabulous hanging in a doorway or strung like a garland across an entryway or window. Metal loop on one end for hanging. Capiz shells grow in abundance in Java where fishers harvest them for meat and for the shells.
In wonderful shades of blue and turquoise, this round capiz wind chime fits any patio decor - its gentle sounds will lift you up like a cloud floating in the sky.
Dimensions: 7.5" diameter x 19.5" long
Handmade in a family fair trade workshop in Bali
These colorful, traditional "endek" hand-loomed Balinese cotton napkins are soft and absorbent, and actually improve with age. They are made by a group of village artisans in a fair trade workshop in Bali. These napkins are so versatile--great for an outdoor picnic or add elegance to your dining room table.
Set of 4 is tied with a coordinating ribbon, perfect for gift giving. Machine wash cool water and tumble dry with low heat.
Dimensions: 18.5" x 18.5" (each)
The support of these crafts helps sustain and promote traditional, indigenous village handicrafts so that they can be enjoyed by future generations. The craftspeople are also encouraged to improved efficiency and environmental sustainability. The group is involved in sustainable education, re-forestation, organic farming, community empowerment projects, and makes contributions to the GreenSchool Bali scholarship fund.