Beaded Coin Purse

Ten Thousand Villages

This coin purse is the perfect accessory for your evening out. The dark glass beads shimmer beautifully, proving an elegant way to carry simple essentials.

Artisans at Tara Projects made this purse. Tara Projects is one of the largest fair trade organizations in India, which empowers women, works to eliminate child labor and strives for equal opportunity for all.

Details:

  • 5 inches long x 3.5 inches high
  • Handcrafted by artisans in India
  • Made with cotton and beads

    About Ten Thousand Villages
    For more than 60 years, Ten Thousand Villages has served as a fair trade retailer, working with more than 130 artisan groups from nearly 40 countries. It has pioneered the fair trade industry to help break the cycle of poverty.

    The non-profit social enterprise:

    • Pays a fair price;
    • Creates long-term partnerships with artisan groups;
    • Makes sure artisans have good working conditions;
    • Collaborates with designers to produce trend pieces that incorporate traditional craftmanship;
    • Emphasizes using recycled or renewable materials;
    • Empowers to help create change for the artisans, their communities, and their families.

    Photo: © Courtesy of Ten Thousand Villages