Medium Stripe Purse - Green
This beautiful purse from Madagascar are handwoven from sedge, which was once considered by the locals an invasive weed. Sedge is now grown as a cash crop creating environmentally rich marshes and the harvesting is done by cutting and is completely sustainable.
Materials: Sedge grass
Note: Because they are handwoven, sizes are approximate and colors and patterns will vary*Due to the artisanal nature of this product, color and size may vary.
THE STORY BEHIND THE PRODUCT
Artisan Organization: Prosperity Shop by The Blessing Basket Project
Country: Ghana, Uganda, Bangladesh, Madagascar, Papua New Guinea, and Indonesia
As a certified nonprofit organization, The Blessing Basket Project has only one mission: lift the artisans we serve out of poverty. They pay their artisans a Prosperity Wage, going significantly beyond just Fair Trade practices.