Trinkets and Treasures

Fair Trade Painted Oval Trinket Box

Care Kashmir

Handmade Fair Trade, Ethical Hand-Painted Trinket Box

Beautifully handmade and handpainted trinket box. Each box painted individually with care making this a unique box. Great for gift giving or for your personal trinkets.  

Made from recycled paper, the Artisans beat, grind and shape the pulp mixture (sakhta) onto a wooden mould. Shaping with a smoothening tool into the desired shape it is then left to dry. Once dried the box is painted and then finished with a safe, synthetic, unleaded varnish.


Size: 10cm x 9cm x 4cm


Who Made The Product - Care Kashmir

Uplifting people in India who have a disability, often because of the effects of leprosy, polio and other childhood illnesses. This project aims to develop artisan's skills and empowers them to earn a living.

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Purchasing a product from Uplift Fair Trade means you are purchasing a product that has been made by Artisans working towards Fair Trade practices and the 10 principles of Fair Trade.

While we make every effort to make sure our colours and designs are true to our photos. Please remember everything on our website has been handmade and may not be exact as each item will have slight variations. No one product is exactly the same. Each and every one of our products are uniquely made.

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