Recycled Magazine Dragonfly Ornament
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The colorful photos and ads that once decorated the pages of a magazine come together to create a one-of-a-kind patterned ornament. Tightly coiled recycled paper is formed into an inspirational dragonfly for a homespun -- and eco-friendly -- holiday piece. This piece also generates an extra donation to support orphanages in Vietnam.
- Recycled paper & twine
- 3.5" H x 3" W (9 x 7.6 cm)
- Handmade in and fairly traded from Vietnam
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- March 18, 2016
Great product! Perfect for me because I have been looking for as dragonfly ornament for a long time.
- January 13, 2016
Awesome price & they are beautiful. I hung them on my Christmas tree but when I packed away all my other ornaments, I kept these out and hung them around my condo.
- December 28, 2015
A gift for a friend, and she was amazed how beautiful it was.
- July 29, 2015
Love this a lot - will make a great Christmas gift.
- May 13, 2015
Very different but great for a dragonfly lover.
Artisan: Tiger Lily
Located in the Phu Nghia sector of Vietnam's Ha Tav province, Tiger Lily is a company with a difference.
In an area with burgeoning air and water pollution, Tiger Lily values reducing, reusing, and recycling, and preserves trees and ponds inside its grounds. Instead of being thrown into landfills, old magazines and newspapers are re-purposed into beautiful and functional pieces of home decor.
Tiger Lily's designs fuse traditional Vietnamese design elements, such as bamboo, rattan, and lacquer, with a Western sense of aesthetics. The artisans' high levels of skill and patience is evident in every piece.
"As this kind of product becomes popular in Western countries, it means that more chances of jobs and improving their lives."
As a small, community-oriented company, Tiger Lily hopes for a bright future bringing new life to old materials, and fair trade wages to skillful artisans.
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