Himalayan Journey Felt Elephant
This delightful Himalayan Journey Felt Elephant was handmade by local Himalayan communities working in a fair trade environment.
- Felt made from 100% Australian wool.
- 100% supporting local communities in Nepal.
- Non toxic dyes.
- Recommended age: Over 3yrs due to small parts.
Approx. Dimensions: approx. 9cm tall x 11cm wide
Himalayan Journey have created eco friendly and natural felt toys made from 100% Australian wool & non-toxic dye’s making them completely safe for children. The felt is all hand made, which is a process of rubbing wool with warm water and some soap, this then after time turns the wool into felt. The needle work on their products is also hand stitched.
Having their own felt factory in Nepal, enables them to have complete control of the way the employees are treated and paid. Their factory provides a safe place to work with many of the employees bringing there children with them. Nepal is an extremely poor country and Himalayan Journey employees are the highest paid felt workers in Nepal, it is very important for them to have happy workers, for they are the soul of their felt!