$ 12.00 $ 17.00
This lightly padded zipper pouch was masterfully hand embroidered by women in Ahmedabad, India, with stunning consistency and striking color. This pouch is perfect for artful travel or practical storage!
+ Made in India
+ Crafted from natural cotton to form canvas pouch
+ Pouch is lined
+ Antique brass zipper detailing
+ Your purchase gives poor women living in a slum pocket of Ahmedabad the opportunity to earn steadier employment and fair wages for their hand-crafted embroidery.
Since 1990, SERRV International has partnered with women artisans in Ahmedabad, providing a long-term trading partnership and interest-free advance payment for orders. Through sales of their products, Hindu, Muslim, and Christian women— many of who are the sole breadwinners for their families— receive education, fair wages, and health programs, as well as savings and loan programs. Women artisans in India can also send their children to school to avoid child labor.