A beautiful chestnut brown, sustainable leather journal with embossed Tree of Life design. It has two leather flap fold overs with brass snap closures and 96 pages of unlined tree-free paper.
In Rajasthan, India, cows are sacred and honoured for their milk, labour and spirit. Revered, they are allowed to live well until they die of old age. After they die, their hides are treated naturally - without the use of harmful chemicals - and made into beautiful handcrafts like this journal.
The paper in these journals is also tree-free, made from discarded cotton scraps collected from the textile industry.
The perfect gift for a friend with an ethical bent.
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A little about Asha Handicrafts: Asha Handicrafts provides the security of markets to small scale artisan workshops around India, like ANSA, the soapnut harvesters in Tamil Nadu.
New Internationalist Australia is a member of the World Fair Trade Organization, which means we have to stock a percentage of Fair Trade products, and also adhere to Fair Trade practices ourselves. Great for supporting producers rights, and also for our staff.
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