This one-of-a-kind rice bag pouch is made from a recycled rice sack material meaning each is completely unique
- Shakti.ism is a not-for-profit social enterprise on a mission to empower and employ women from marginalised communities, and especially those at risk of being impacted by gender-based violence
They currently work with women in India, Bangladesh and Nepal
Shakti.ism aims to preserve local skills and traditions, and to empower women by providing meaningful and stable employment along with fair living wages
- Products are created from upcycled sari fabrics, turned into beautiful products that are unique, zero waste and socially impactful
- The bags are printed with natural inks
This unique rice bag pouch is made from bright and colourful rice sacks in Kathmandu, Nepal. Each design is different, depending on the bag used to create the bag. Yours might include bright colours, images, Hindi or Nepali script, or even cooking instructions! You will be sent a design at random, which will be unique to you.
Each pouch has a high quality YKK coloured zip at the top and the inside of each pouch is lined with sari or upcycled cotton fabric.
These pouches are strong and the outer surface can be wiped clean with a wet cloth, making them great for pens, pencils, cosmetics, school supplies, art materials, loose cash, coins or receipts, or anything else you fancy.
Your rice pouch is handmade by women in Kathmandu, Nepal. Making these products helps women earn a living wage and ongoing employment. Together we can provide alternative options for disadvantaged women with the aim to lift them out of poverty and help them to become self-sustaining and independent.
What you get:
Each rice bag pouch measures 22cm across x 20cm high, with a zip along the top
Each of these pouches is created with recycled rice sack materials, and every one is unique! Designs vary, as shown in the images.
Washing instructions: wipe clean using a damp cloth. Hang or lay flat to air dry.
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