Heartbeat Winter Chicago Ornament

Chicago winter city is here! This gourd is a great new addition to our Holiday Collection. Each is hand carved with a representation of Chicago city. These come in a very nice purple color, a perfect addition to your tree!. Design is inspired in Skyline Chicago, designed by Lyn Hooley of REP CHI. Bring or Give a touch of Chicago!

Product Information

Heartbeat Winter Chicago Ornament

Colors:  Purple

Materials:  Ornament are made from natural bottle gourds.

Production:  Each batch of ornaments takes several months to complete.  This includes the growing, picking and sun drying process.  Gourds are then cleaned, dyed & painted, carved by hand, and polished.  Gourds are grown and dried in Northern Peru and crafted in home workshops in Lima, Peru.

Carbon Footprint: The production and transportation of this gourd resulted in 500 grams of CO2 emission, roughly equivalent to driving 2 miles in a car.  This is a Carbon Zero product as its footprint has been offset through the purchase of carbon credits.

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Each gourd is hand carved.  By who exactly?  Check the bottom of your ornament, the artisans signed their work for you.

Each ornament is eco-friendly.  How exactly?  Well, ornaments are made from natural bottle gourds compared with more popular plastic and/or glass ornaments.  We track our carbon footprint from raw materials to delivery of the final product.  Read more on our Social Responsibility.