Én Gry & Sif

Penguins felt

(3 pieces)
Én Gry & Sif
Penguins felt
(3 pieces)
    19,90 €all prices incl. VAT., excl. shipping costs
    In stock, Delivery in 4-5 days

    General Information

    Faithful Souls

    Try to remain serious for once when you see a penguin waddling around. But as endearingly awkward as the flightless birds may move on land, in the water they unleash an unexpected elegance: darting swiftly along, they sometimes dive several hundred feet deep. Their streamlined body with its extremely dense plumage covered in an oily secretion is perfectly adapted to diving and swimming, and a thick layer of body fat additionally protects them from the Antarctic cold. We confess: These cute penguins do not possess such abilities. But at least in one respect they can keep up with their living relatives: Penguin couples are faithful for life - and also our penguins, felted by hand from pure new wool, will hold long winter-decorative to you.

    A Fair Collaboration. Gry & Sif

    During her backpacking tour through Nepal, the Dane Gry Staunstrup got to know the astonishing openness and warmth of the country’s inhabitants, and their craftsmanship bedazzled her. She was able to observe in detail how adeptly and skilfully Nepalese women felted wool into a wide variety of objects. Staunstrup felt it was time to make something good out of the untapped potential, and an idea was born: to combine Nepalese handicrafts with Danish design. And the idea was immediately followed by action.

    The company Gry & Sif started producing a variety of products made of wool felt in Nepal in 2000. The designs created by Gry Staunstrup are as remarkable as they are understated and, characteristic of Danish design, at the same time fresh and merry. Nepalese women turn them into products employing traditional handicrafts. Fair Trade certified by now, Gry & Sif stands for fair wages and working conditions, environmentally conscious production and transparency. The company exclusively sources pure new wool from New Zealand sheep for the felting; each of the resulting products is handmade and unique.


    This product is an example of genuine handicraft; therefore, minor deviations in size and colour may occur.

    Product Information

    Article Number 206605

      100% new wool (origin New Zealand). Each penguin Ø approx. 3.5 cm, length 6 cm. Individual weight 7-8 g.
      More articles of the manufacturer:
      Have a question?

      If you have a question concerning this product you are welcome to contact us. For this your E-Mail program will open.

      Customer service

      For advice, spare parts or special requests - our customer service will take care of your questions and concerns, personally and competently.

      You can reach us from Monday to Friday at +49 2309 939095 or anytime at info@manufactum.com

      Gift Certificates

      It is good for everything: With our PDF gift certificates you can choose from the entire Manufactum selection. Pick a motif which you can send by email or print out and present personally, immediately after submitting your order.

      Order now