Recycled Magazine Peace Dove Ornament
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Countless colorful magazine pages otherwise destined for landfills are rolled up and pasted together to create an inspiring -- and eco-friendly -- peace dove ornament for your holiday decorations. A fabulous conversation starter and a great way to generate an extra donation for an orphanage in South Vietnam.
- Recycled magazines
- 4.75" H x 5" W (12 x 13 cm)
- Handmade in and fairly traded from Vietnam
Due to the handmade and recycled nature of this product, no two will be alike. Please allow us to choose for you.Shop Green!
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December 24, 2015 - beautiful little dove
December 23, 2015 - I was a bit hesitant, shall we say, of buying an ornament made from paper. Once I received it, I was over any misgivings I might have had. The ornament is beautiful and should hold up for many years to come.
December 21, 2015 - Very nice and love the recycled aspect.
December 20, 2015 - I gave these ornaments to my friends at an ornament exchange and they were all delighted with them.
July 15, 2015 - I am very impressed with how they are made. I already ordered 2 and already have plans of who to give them to. This is the 2nd set I've ordered because my niece wrecked the first set. :(
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.