fair trade wrapping paper

Handmade Paper Oriental flower red/card

  • This wonderful screen printed hand made paper comes with a matching gift tag. Divine paper for gift presentation.

    Measurement paper approx. 55 cms by 80 cms.

    Gift tag measures approx. 7 cms by 5.5 cms.

    This is a handmade product created by artisans employed by Eastern Screen printers, located in Saidpur, Northern Bangladesh. From the fair wages earned by producing this product you are helping these women to substantially improve their lives and to participate in a unique fair trading system.

    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.