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Dream Big Sari Pillow

Let the Dream Big Sari Pillow be a constant reminder to shoot for the stars- even when you're just lounging on your couch. Hand-stitched with cotton letters forming the phrase "Dream Big" and repurposed cotton sari fabric, this pillow is handcrafted by makers at Rishilpi Development, who have the chance to transform their lives through fair wages for their skilled work.


  • Recycled cotton sari fabric pillow cover
  • 16X16 inches
  • Pillow form included, envelope closure
  • Handmade in Bangladesh

SKU: 6609340


Rishilpi, a nonprofit, nongovernmental development organization in southwest Bangladesh, was founded to improve the lives of people of the Rishi caste. "Rishilpi" is formed from two Bengali words, "Rishi," denoting the caste, and "shilpi," meaning artist or craftsman. Rishi, traditionally leather workers, for centuries have lived at the margins of Bengali society. Generally landless, with no easy access to schools, many struggled in a continual search for work to survive. In addition to income generation, Rishilpi conducts relief and development work in rural Bangladesh communities. Benefits to artisans include education sponsorship, health care, microcredit savings programs and early marriage prevention support for their adolescent daughters. Ten Thousand Villages has purchased products from Rishilpi Handicrafts Limited since 1983.

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.