A nice soft doll depicting the Indian/ Bengali/Pakistan culture. The doll is wearing the traditional two piece salwar kameez . The cuddly doll which is the perfect size for nursing , helps children understand and accept a different culture.
The facial features are hand embroidered . A button secures the kameez ( the top) at the back of the doll. The clothes are removable. The Salwar Kameez is also available in green.
Height of doll is approx. 34 cms.
This wonderful unique item has been lovingly made by the extremely talented artisans at Artisans Effort in Kolkata, West Bengal , India. Many of the artisans were previously exploited and badly treated in their original workplace. Through your purchase you are helping the artisans regain their dignity and receive a fair wage. For all these artisans and their families it is their lifeline and escape from poverty. As Artisans Effort is a producer based Organization all the Artisans needs and difficulties are closed understood . Not only does this purchase help to enrich the lives of many producers but it also helps to fund a school established in January 2014 by the founders of Artisans Effort, Ejaz and Shaista. The school is based in Asanol (West Bengal). As well as admitting paying students, Artisans Effort also covers the cost for some needy students