Visiting Craftworks Cambodia in Phnom Penh

2020-08-09T09:37:13+01:00

It was on a buying trip to Cambodia that I arranged to visit the offices & craft centre of Craftworks Cambodia in Phnom Penh. It is The Kingdom of Cambodia’s capital city & sits at the junction of the Mekong Tonlé Sap and Bassac rivers. Map of Cambodia showing Phnom Penh Founded in [...]

Visiting Craftworks Cambodia in Phnom Penh2020-08-09T09:37:13+01:00

The story behind our Handmade Recycled Newspaper Gift Bags from India

2019-10-10T16:38:39+01:00

Handmade Recycled Newspaper Gift Bags from India. This project involves a Fair Trade group based in Delhi, India that helps street children and orphans sleeping rough in the railway station in New Delhi. It was established in 2004 by "grown up" ex-street children, who decided to make bags from recycled newspaper in order to provide [...]

The story behind our Handmade Recycled Newspaper Gift Bags from India2019-10-10T16:38:39+01:00

Are these the ultimate ethical gifts for the eco geek or keyboard warrior?

2019-08-01T09:32:47+01:00

Are these the ultimate ethical gifts for the eco geek or keyboard warrior? We stock a range of environmentally-friendly products created from green recycled computer circuit boards. •  Cut into shape by a cutting machine, they are always hand-finished to create the final product. •  So, why not make an environmental difference in the way [...]

Are these the ultimate ethical gifts for the eco geek or keyboard warrior?2019-08-01T09:32:47+01:00

Recycled Tin Can Bikes from Madagascar

2016-10-27T16:24:52+01:00

Working with recycled aluminium tin cans is a technique called "Kapoaka" in Madagascar. The discarded pop, beer and air freshener cans, tin cans and aerosols are individually cut, folded and soldered into their own unique shape - including model bikes and bicycles. Each intricate piece of tin is carefully soldered with precision and the constructed [...]

Recycled Tin Can Bikes from Madagascar2016-10-27T16:24:52+01:00