The towering geometric design of this lantern is fused with etched glass panels to create a lovely mix of old and new styles. When a candle is placed inside, the coloured glass panels twinkle and flicker. It creates a lovely ambience, outside or in.
Supplier Info: This supplier is based in India and during the peak season employs up to four hundred and fifty people in their factory or outlying workshops. Workers use traditional techniques alongside new technology so products are 70% made by hand and finished by machine. They purchase waste tin or misprinted sheets form the markets to re-use in their products. In addition to statutory wages employees receive extra pay towards schooling of their children and loans and advances when necessary. They serve refreshments during the day. They implement environmental measures such as waste water and diesel fuel recycling. The owner says “The business was started by my grandfather in 1960, we stick together through thick and thin and God willing , will continue for many years to come”.
Why we love this product!
- Fair Trade
- Partly recycled and revamped
- A contemporary meets traditional style product
- Use inside or out
Approximate Dimensions: Diameter: 17cm H: 37.5cm