- Diameter: approximately 8"
- Color and Pattern: fuchsia w/elephant
- Material: felted wool, recycled cotton
- Country of Origin: Nepal
This fair trade trivet is handmade from felted wool infused with cotton from recycled garments to create a lovely new fabric. This beautiful and practical felt trivet has a elephant pattern on one side, and is solid fuchsia on the other. It is a unique item so only one is available. It is approximately 8" round and 1/4" thick. It will last years with proper care, and its purchase helps women in Nepal earn a living wage. Felted wool is a good insulator and is extremely durable. For best results, hand wash in cool water and lay flat to dry.
About the brand: Ganesh Himal Trading is a small, family-owned wholesale business based in Spokane, Washington. It has worked with artisans in Nepal since 1984 to develop handmade, high quality clothing, jewelry, textiles, ornaments and paper for the U.S. market. Ganesh also helps support development projects for Tibetan refugees in Nepal, including co-founding the Baseri Health Clinic in Baseri, Nepal. It is a member of the Fair Trade Federation.