The perfect decorative addition to any home this large Himba candle stick has been hand carved from sustainable mango wood. With a small metal candle holder insert this wooden candle stick makes a great gift for a friend or family member.
30.5cm x 5cm x 5cm – fits standard dinner candle 2cm (dia)
Handmade in India.
Mango wood is a sustainable material to use, initially grown for its fruit and harvested over a number of years mango trees can be cut down once they have stopped bearing fruit and turned into many wooden objects. This allows the farmers to plant more trees and provides them with a supplementary income.
Please note: This product will get hot in use. Keep out of reach of children. Wait until fully cooled before handling. Never leave a burning candle unattended.
Nkuku adhere to the standard globally recognised 10 Principles of Fair Trade and work on building a strong relationship with their suppliers, who they see more as partners. They work with independent businesses, social projects and co-operative who are at the start of their fair trade process and invest in these artisans to help them achieve this. Nkuku believe the handmade nature of their products is what sets them apart, valuing the skills needed to create these individually crafted pieces and working with natural, recycled and reclaimed materials with a focus on sustainable methods of production.
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Inspired by the talented craftspeople they met on a lifechanging trip around the world, Ali and Alex Cooke created Nkuku to celebrate the skills of these amazing artists and bring their products to a wider audience. Nkuku are a hands-on company who work closely with makers to ensure they share the same ethical and fair-trade values. Their range of beautiful handmade pieces are made using sustainable methods of production and worked in natural, recycled and reclaimed materials.
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