The interlacing design of the Arabesque Luminaries create cut-outs for the candle glow to peek through when lit. The luminaries have been upcycled from discarded rum bottles and metal oil barrels. They are perfect to display on a mantle or in any room to create a soothing glow.
Certified Fair Trade by the Fair Trade Federation & handcrafted by a Haitian artisan seeking to build a better life for her or his family.
The luminaries consist of handpoured candles in an upcycled rum bottle with a metal sleeve encasing the candle. The metal sleeve measures 3.5" wide and varies in height. Below are the measurements for the candle vessels.
- Small: 2.75" W x 3" H and provides an estimated 25 hours of burn time
- Medium: 2.75" W x 4" H and provides an estimated 30 hours of burn time
- Large: 2.75" W x 6" H and provides an estimated 35 hours of burn time
The product weight in the gift packing ranges from 1.10 lb for the small, 1.16 lb for the medium and 2.20 lbs for the large. The item comes gift wrapped in a recycled Kraft pinstripe cardboard box with Fanm Limye's logo and a story card providing information about our artisans and Prosperity Catalyst.
Djoudline is a very optimistic person. She is glad to have learned how to make candles and enjoys the people she works with on her team. They share their knowledge and skills in order to make high-quality products. She says, “The more women can find opportunity, the more hope we will have for Haiti.”