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B-PR-C28 Deco Circle Palm Leaf with Star
An amazing handwoven palm leaf wreath decoration with a swirly woven effect. A red coloured palm leaf star hangs from the wreath.
Neatly presented in its own hand woven palm leaf box.
Circumference of wreath is approx. 10 cms
Measurements of box is approx. 11cms by 10 cms and height 5cms.
Women artisans at Keya Palm , Bangladesh magically weave the leaves of keya, date and palm trees to create a variety of eco-friendly ornaments. This amazing enterprise began as a small co-op over twenty years ago and has developed into a thriving fair trade business whose products have become popular throughout the world.
Purchased through Prokritee, a fair trade organization ,( meaning “nature” in Bangladesh), that provides managerial, product design , development and marketing assistance to 8 producer groups/ enterprises in Bangladesh. Prokritee and its 8 enterprises provides jobs for poor rural women. The women who work for the enterprises are widows, divorcees or head of households with little or no income. By providing jobs for women, , Prokritee is able to improve the women’s standard of living and help them send their children to school.