Snowman felt large
♪ In the Meadow We Can Build a Snowman ... ♫
... and when there's not enough snow, this snowman loves to step in - especially in your home's winter decor, where snow should be a rarity anyway. Felt by hand from pure New Zealand virgin wool and well-protected from even imaginary frost and ice by a hand-knitted virgin wool hat, our big snowman shows the carrot nose to the melting away. For this you do not even have to turn down the heat, neither in this nor in the many following years, in which the snowman charmingly smiling your decorative Winter Wonderland.
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.
Article Number 211230
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