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Medium Block Print Gift Bag

Gift bag or travel shoe bag? Maybe it's both! The Medium Block Print Gift Bag is a handmade ditty bag that can be used for all sorts of corralling.

HANDCRAFTED IN INDIA

  • 100% cotton
  • Cold wash. Tumble dry.
  • Due to nature of hand block prints, each gift bag is unique and comes in widely assorted patterns.
  • 12"W x 15"H
  • Handcrafted in India

SKU: 6846160

THE MAKERS

Aravali is a for-profit company supporting the work of close to 150 artisans in the Jaipur area, primarily men working in blockprinting workshops in and around Jaipur, as well as women in Rajasthan who produce embroidered items. Manager Rahul Duggal sees their greatest strength as their commitment to forming long-term relationships; Aravali has been working with many of the same workshops for 10 years or longer. Their target wages are slightly higher than the local market. The workshops are within a relatively close geographical range, which allows Aravali to maintain close contact with the artisans, despite their small administrative staff.Aravali began in 1976 as a small clothing boutique. In the early 1980s, its focus shifted toward home decor. Aravali has maintained a relationship with fair trade over many years.
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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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