Sari Party Tassel Garland (Assorted)

$19.90

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Make every day a party with the Sari Party Tassel Garland! These festive oversized tassel garlands are made of a colorful assortment of upcycled sari strips and gold mylar ribbon. Due to the upcycled nature of this product, expect variation in colors and patterns. Sari strips are left frayed. The string across is twisted around at 7' long, tassels are 9". 

Materials: 
upcycled Indian textiles, synthetic fabric
Item code: SEHG 549

 

  Fair Trade 

  Sustainable 

  Handmade

  Funds Community Development

 

 

 

 

   Recycled/ Upcycled 

Dimensions: 7'6"
   Women-made
   Upcycled Sari

 

 

Choose from these 3 colours (limited qty - 1 each only!):

Orange

Blue

Colour Splash 

Buy all 3 at a special price of $47.90 (U.P. $59.70)!

Upcycled Sari

Saris have been present in Indian culture and imagery for thousands of years. Hindu goddesses of beauty, knowledge and power are depicted draped in the colorful garments, and women throughout India wear saris for many occasions. Upcycling saris reincarnates these beautiful fabrics into eco-chic fashion accessories while empowering women artisans to build sustainable livelihoods and communities.

United through the guidance of Matr Boomie's India team, small groups of women from urban slums in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh work in their homes to learn simple techniques to fashion jewelry and home décor with upcycled saris and other recycled materials. Because of the patriarchal culture, most of the women are confined to their homes with family responsibilities. The training and income provided by this craft empowers them financially and strengthens their confidence and support for their families and community.

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