Fair trade artisans use strips of reclaimed fabric to create the illusion of ancient tree rings on each soft pillowcase. Choose from a range of natural colors. Blend of 60% silk, 40% rayon. Pillow insert not included. Vietnam.
Driftwood Accent Pillows Features:
- Created from reclaimed t-shirts
- Swirling pattern evokes ancient tree rings
- Stylish, neutral palette
- Fair trade
- Made exclusively by Gaiam
From Au Lac, a fair trade group
Au Lac Designs in Vietnam
Vietnam's rapidly changing economy has left many traditional artisans struggling to survive. Au Lac Designs, based in Hanoi, helps these craftspeople develop and sustain successful small businesses by offering a crucial network of support. Artists can now become successful entrepreneurs while preserving their unique crafts with specialized training in all aspects of commerce, including design input, quality control, order management and marketing. As one of the most successful fair trade businesses in Vietnam, Au Lac helps artisans from all over the country use their skills and traditions to create exquisitely made silk bedding and clothing, lacquer work and sculpture.