The B&L Lamp Shade is handmade by Swazi women from recycled paper pulp.
The handcraft sector of Swaziland is thriving, and its combination of good design and high quality products shows the rest of Africa how it can be a powerful tool for lifting communities.
Quazi Design designs for sustainable change and social impact, creating responsible and thoughtful products by transforming discarded waste magazines into original accessories and interiors.
All their products are handmade by local women, empowering them through skill sharing and a living wage. Quazi Design believes that craftsmanship and ethical production could prove to be a vital economic sector for Africa.
They wish to change the perception of recycled materials by developing innovative techniques combined with locally sourced environmentally friendly or recycled materials. A founding member of SWIFT, Swaziland fair trade, Quazi Design is an active advocate for fair trade principles.
Materials: Recycled paper
Sustainability: Eco-friendly materials | Ethical sourcing | Handmade | Women Empowerment | Social impact
Colors: Charcoal and white
Measurements: 38 cm D x 45 cm H
Weight: 300 gr
Delivery time: 2-3 weeks
Origin: Swaziland - UK
Comments: Since this product is handmade from natural materials, it varies in texture and color - no two are the same.
Technical information: This product is a lamp shade, therefore it only includes the shade and does not include any electrical wiring. It can be used only with LED light bulbs of 20w maximum (not included). The lamp may be cleaned with a dry brush. Packed in a solid cardboard box. Shipped by national courier.