These silly creatures have been working overtime in Santa’s workshop. You can give them some R&R by hanging them on your Christmas tree this season!
Certified Fair Trade by the Fair Trade Federation & handcrafted by an Iraqi artisan seeking to build a better life for her or his family.
Grumpy the Elf measures 3.5" W x 6.7” H (9 x 17 cm).
Buddy the Bear measures 3.1" W x 6.7” H (8 x 17 cm).
Both are crocheted with synthetic yarn and are stuffed with polyester batting. A set of two includes one Grumpy the Elf and one Buddy the Bear.
Bahdinan Qader Hassan, is from northern Iraq. She has always had an interest in handicraft work, especially crochet. She owns a small online crochet business and enrolled in Prosperity Catalyst’s program in 2019.
”It was really a good opportunity for me to develop my skills and gain more confidence in my work. Prosperity Catalyst’s business training helped me develop and manage my business in a better way, giving me a chance to increase my sales and income. By accepting big orders and creating new products, I can expand my business to teach others and employ more women.” -Bahdinan Hassan