Yak Plaid - Handmade and Fair Trade from Nepal Women Cooperative
Gundara is offering you here beautiful soft yak hair and sheep wool blankets/plaids, handwoven by disadvantaged women near Kathmandu, Nepal.
These blankets/plaids are available in different sizes and various colors (unicolored and striped).
The cooperative Local Women's Handicrafts creates an income for disadvantaged women. The women in the cooperative are challenged by physical disability, they come from abusive homes, fled extreme poverty or are just looking for an opportunity to get trained to move forward in their lives. Many escaped from forced marriage or simply want to live as independent human beings.
Handmade in Nepal
- 60% wool
- 30% polyacrylics
- 10% cotton