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Recycled Sari Skillet Set

One of the resources artisans have in abundance in Bangladesh is beautiful sari fabric. In order to recycle it well at the end of its life as garments, it is washed, then innovated into many other products. In this case, it is woven into a hot mat and panhandler in the Recycled Sari Skillet Set. The colors will vary widely due to the recycled nature, making each set unique.

HANDCRAFTED IN BANGLADESH

  • Material: 100% recycled sari cotton textiles
  • Product Care: cold wash. Gentle cycle. Line dry.
  • Hot mat: 6sq",Panhandler: 6"L
  • Set includes 1 hot mat and 1 panhandler.
  • Handcrafted in Bangladesh

SKU: 6603890

THE MAKERS

Prokritee (meaning "nature" in Bengali) manages several handicraft enterprises and helps other groups sell their products in local and foreign markets. Prokritee and its enterprises provide jobs for poor rural women. By providing jobs for women, Prokritee improves women’s standard of living and helps them send their children to school. The organization provides skills development training to artisans. Prokritee creates and promotes income–generating projects that benefit the artisans, adhere to good safety and environmental standards, and have the potential to become self–reliant. Prokritee was established in 2001 as an independent organization. Ten Thousand Villages has purchased products from Prokritee and its predecessor MCC Bangladesh since 1986.
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Welcome to our global maker-to-market movement where, together with 20,000 artisans, we ignite social change. We create opportunities for individuals, families, and communities in developing countries to thrive through strong relationships, fair wages, safe working conditions, and sustainable practices.

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