- Zipper Pouch with Hand Painted Aipan Design is a compact and soft pouch, beautifully hand crafted by the skilled village women of Uttarakhand.
- Aipan (Aepan) is a ritualistic folk art, native to the Kumaon region of Uttarakhand, drawn to commemorate auspicious occasions, festivals and rituals. Traditionally, this art form was found on the floors and walls of the houses, but today it has marked its presence in many daily use objects, decoration pieces and in clothing. Aipan is believed to invoke divine power that attracts goodness and positivity and is practiced during specific rituals, ceremonies and special occasions.
- It is carefully crafted to keep all your stationery and other accessories organized in one place.
- Made with 100% cotton, it is compact in size and hence takes less space in your everyday carry.
- Lightweight with a metal zipper closure, the hand painted Aipan art lends a very distinguished look to this pouch.
- It is a perfect gift item for friends and family. We promise that they will love it!
- About Khili Buransh Group: Set up as a vocational training program for women in January 2020, Khili Buransh consists of women from the villages of Seem, Biyasi and Dhon near Garampani in District Nainital of Uttarakhand. These women start early work at home, on their farms. and then make their way to the vocational training centre (VTC) at Seem. Here they learn skills such as sewing, the economics of product creation, exchange ideas and reimagine their future. The VTC aims to help them create an alternate sustainable livelihood for themselves, providing them training, financial, and operational support.
- Important : This product comes in assorted fabric designs. These images are for representational purpose only and the actual delivered product might have a different design than shown here. Additional products shown in the photo (pencils etc) are not included in this product.
|Features||Handmade zipper pouch with hand painted Aipan art.
Length: 9 inches. Width: 6 inches.
|Weight||25 grams ( approx.)|
|Care Instructions||Dry Clean Only
|Delivery||10 - 14 business days.