Inviting and welcoming is this kuchi hand appliqued toran. A wonderful asset to display in entrance ways and make people who enter feel very special. Recycled ornate material, most with some form of embroidery or sequins , is hand appliqued onto the black material base of the toran. The toran is trimmed in multi-coloured fringing and has ten red tassles with beads hanging from the base. Every one of these torans is unique depending on the material used.
Measurements: Width is approx. 105 cm Length is approx 47 cm (excluding loops and tassles)
Not recommended for young children without supervision. Age 3+
Handmade by an artisan at Artisans Effort, a fair trade organisation in Kolkata, West Bengal, India.There are more than 150 families involved with Artisans Effort. 60% are women and 40% are men. Since Artisans Effort is an artisans based organisation, the artisans needs and difficulties are very closely understood.
At present, Artisans Effort looks after the education responsibility of nine poor and needy children from Asansol (West Bengal ) Their books, uniforms and school fees are paid for.
Not recommended for very young children without supervision. 2+