Agave

This great floral belt is another {made} community design. It's striking two-toned petals are embroidered across a grey base with gorgeous hand stitched speckle filler. We offer several different palettes to combine with jeans and slacks.

Product Information

 

Product ID:  Red on blue 11101

Sizing:  S (26-28 in waist) M (28-32) L (32-34) XL (34-36)

Color:  Two toned flower red and orange flower petals, outlined in black and set against blue speckles all embroidered over a dark grey base w/ black lining.

Materials:  Base is 100% sheep wool; embroidery a mix of sheep & alpaca wools; lining a cotton/polyester blend; buckle is of zinc, aluminum and copper.

Production:  This belt took approximately 4 days for 6 different wool-dying, weaving and embroidering artisans to complete.  All production was done in the Ayacucho region of Peru.

Carbon Footprint:  The production and transportation of this belt resulted in 19 pounds of CO2 emission, roughly equivalent to driving 20 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 belt is handmade.  By who exactly?  Check the back, they signed their work for you. We work with artisan communities, workshops and cooperatives under the auspices of fair trade.  The price you pay assures a fair living wage for those involved in its production.

Each belt is eco-friendly.  How exactly?  We track our carbon footprint from raw materials to delivery of the final product.  We look for ways to reduce our impact and invest in carbon credits to offset the rest.  Each belt is essentially carbon neutral.  Read more on our Social Responsibility.

 

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